Category: Auditor

How much or little does experience mean for auditor’s race?

ST. LOUIS – Following Rep. Paul Curtman’s announcement for the state auditor’s race, the panelists on Sunday’s episode of This Week in Missouri Politics talked about how the former Marine Sergeant would fare against Republican David Wasinger, a respectable St. Louis accountant and lawyer, and incumbent Democrat Nicole Galloway. While […]

O’Laughlin, Luetkemeyer finishing with strong third quarter

Important state filings due Oct. 15th JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – With less than a week left before the required quarterly filings due, a number of candidates are submitting their filings early, and the results so far have been impressive. David Wasinger, a Republican candidate for State Auditor, announced this week […]

Missouri State Council of Fire Fighters endorses Galloway for Auditor

Dear Friends, The Missouri State Council of Fire Fighters today announced their endorsement of me for state Auditor. The endorsement from our state’s affiliate of the International Association of Fire Fighters validates my commitment to Missouri’s firefighters, emergency first responders, and their families. Missouri’s firefighters and first responders risk their […]

If Richardson’s not running against Galloway, then who is?

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. –  Last Thursday, Speaker Todd Richardson announced he would not run for auditor in 2018. On Sunday morning’s episode of This Week in Missouri Politics, host Scott Faughn prepared a tentative list of potential republicans to run against the incumbent Nicole Galloway. Auditor is the position in the […]

Wasinger to announce bid for State Auditor

By Brian Robbins, Clayton Times ST. LOUIS – One more name has been added to the state’s auditor race in 2018. On Thursday, KMOX broke the news that St. Louis attorney David Wasinger would announce his run to seek the Republican nomination for the state auditor position. Wasinger, originally from […]

Richardson foregoes Auditor’s race, intends to focus on role as Speaker

After weeks of Missouri politicos expecting an announcement from Speaker Todd Richardson on his 2018 plans, presumably an announcement of a campaign kick off for auditor, the Speaker finally made an announcement last Thursday. “I have received tremendous encouragement to consider running for state auditor in 2018,” Richardson said. “However, […]