Category: House

Election Night 2017: Cierpiot surges to victory in SD 8 special

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Election Day has officially come and passed, and there will now be two new members joining the Missouri Legislature. But the biggest headline from Election Day across Missouri is Rep. Mike Cierpiot now becoming Senator-elect Cierpiot, following a decisive victory over up-and-comer Democrat Hillary Shields and […]

Linton, Revis look to square off in HD 97 special election

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The special election to replace the outgoing Rep. John McCaherty may be months away, but that doesn’t mean the candidates are resting easily. Right now, two candidates have thrown their hats into the ring to replace McCaherty, who left office to run for Jefferson County Executive […]

Brad Bakker announces HD 84 campaign

ST. LOUIS – Brad Bakker, associate attorney at Armstrong Teasdale, has announced his candidacy for HD 84. As of writing, no other candidate has officially announced that they are running in the heavily Democratic district. Rep. Karla May currently represents HD 84 and faces term limits. She has run unopposed […]

Dinkins chosen as GOP nominee to replace Fitzwater

ANNAPOLIS, Mo. – It’s official: Chris Dinkins will be the Republican nominee in the upcoming special election to replace Rep. Paul Fitzwater in the 144th District. Members of the district’s Republican Legislative Committee met Saturday at the Reynolds County Courthouse to select their nominee to run for the vacant seat after […]

Northeast Missouri farmer announces bid to replace term-limited Redmon

Gregory “Greg” Sharpe, a Republican, has announced his candidacy for House District 4 to replace term-limited Rep. Craig Redmon.  The district encompasses Knox, Schuyler, Scotland, Clark and Lewis Counties and part of Adair. Sharpe, a resident of Lewis County, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in General Agriculture from what […]

McGaugh to run to replace son in HD 39 special election

CARROLTON, Mo. – Carroll County Clerk Peggy McGaugh announced she will be running in the special election for HD 39 which will likely take place in February. The governor has yet to announce a special election to replace her son, Rep. Joe Don McGaugh, who accepted a judicial appointment as […]

As many as seven candidates face off for Republican nomination for HD 144 seat

POTOSI, Mo. – As Rep. Paul Fitzwater was coming towards the end of his last term in the House, many residents in HD 144 were evaluating their prospects to fill his seat. Republican residents of the district that includes Washington, Reynolds, Iron and Wayne counties saw November 2018 as their […]