Tag: state representative

Jones leaving Governor’s Office

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A former state lawmaker who became a top aide for Governor Eric Greitens is stepping down after less than a year on the job. News broke this week that Caleb Jones, the former state representative from District 50, would be leaving the Governor’s Office and taking […]

2018 Tip Sheet: House

House Races Elected in 2010 – 43 The current breakdown of the huge 2010 class is 35 Republicans and eight Democrats. Interesting to note, that class is the same size as the junior class, which stands at 43 members. This was the class elected after Obamacare in the huge Republican […]

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 […]

Meet Dan Stacy, the man who ousted Sheila Solon

BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. – Dan Stacy pulled off one of the more unexpected upsets in Missouri on Tuesday, defeating incumbent Rep. Sheila Solon, R-Blue Springs. Because there’s no general election opponent, Stacy will join the 2017 class of freshmen legislators. The “constitutional conservative” is a business owner and home educator […]

2016 House Tip Sheet

With session behind us we take a look at the full slate of House races to give you a peek into who is returning and who will be new to Jefferson City in January. Our breakdown of the current map, which leans towards marking the races more competitive than they are is: […]

Baringer sets eyes on returning to Capitol

ST. LOUIS – Donna Baringer, 16th Ward Alderman for the City of St. Louis, is hoping to take her experience to the state level, running for the 82nd House District.  Baringer has a rich community and political history, dating back to her childhood, when she spent time in the Capitol […]

Razer looks to replace departing LaFaver

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Born in the Missouri bootheel to graduating from the University of Missouri to living and working in Kansas City, Greg Razer, a deputy regional director of Northwest Missouri for Sen. Claire McCaskill, has been shaped by experiences in Missouri. Now, he wants to help govern the state by […]

Otto endorsing DeLear for seat

ST. CHARLES, Mo. – Rep. Bill Otto, D-Maryland Heights, will endorse Byron DeLear tonight to replace him in the House. Otto is running for congress as a Democrat against incumbent Republican Congresswoman Ann Wagner. Otto and DeLear have worked together on local projects focused on the West Lake Landfill. “Byron […]