Tag: lees summit

Patterson announces candidacy to replace termed Cierpiot

LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. – Centerpoint Medical Center surgeon Dr. Jon Patterson, a Republican, has announced his candidacy for the state house, hoping to replace termed House Majority Floor Leader, Mike Cierpiot. “I want Missouri to be a great place to live, open a business and a place where every child has […]

10 Questions with: Kenneth Duvall (D), HD35

As part of our ongoing election coverage, The Missouri Times asked House Candidate Kenneth Duvall 10 questions. Current Rep. Gary Cross has a long standing reputation with the people in the Lee’s Summit, Kansas City and Raytown areas of 35thDistrict, but Democrat “Superstar” Ken Duvall has carved out his own name […]

Planned Parenthood endorses Bob Johnson

LEE’S SUMMIT, MO – Former Republican state representative Bob Johnson received the endorsement of the pro-choice group Planned Parenthood in his campaign for the Republican nomination in the traditionally conservative district based in Lee’s Summit. Johnson told The Missouri Times, “I am not going to vote for any more restrictions […]

Candidate Profile: Rebecca Roeber

LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Rebecca Roeber is one of three Republicans vying for the open 34th House district to replace outgoing term-limited Rep. Jeff Grisamore.  The candidate has a secret weapon almost ensuring her campaign’s success other than being a long time supporter and activist of the Jackson County Republican […]