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Fitzpatrick hopes to keep office as treasurer

By Erin Achenbach, Staff Reporter

October 20, 2020

Missouri Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick, a Republican, will be seeking to maintain his position as the overseer of the state’s finances against Democratic challenger and former state representative Vicki Lorenz Englund in the general election Tuesday, Nov. 3. Fitzpatrick was appointed to the position o...

Two candidates seeking to represent Lemay, Affton in Burns’ 93rd District seat

Gabriel Jones, left, and Bridget Walsh Moore, right.

By Erin Achenbach, Staff Reporter

October 20, 2020

Two newcomers to public office are running to replace term-limited Rep. Bob Burns, D-Affton, for his 93rd District seat in the Missouri House of Representatives in the general election next month. Gabriel Jones and Bridget Walsh Moore are vying for the House seat representing Lemay, parts of Affton and Sout...

O’Donnell runs for re-election in Oakville’s 95th District, with challenge from Zimpfer

Rep. Michael O'Donnell, left, and Ann Zimpfer, right.

By Erin Achenbach, Staff Reporter

October 20, 2020

A retired Mehlville School District teacher is looking to turn a historically red Missouri House district blue in the general election next month. Ann Zimpfer, a Democrat, is challenging Rep. Michael O’Donnell, R-Oakville, for the 95th District House seat in the general election Tuesday, Nov. 3. The di...

Burton, Heisse face off for the 92nd District

Michael Burton, left, and Bill Heisse, right.

By Erin Achenbach, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2020

Rep. Doug Beck is not running for re-election for the 92nd Missouri House District seat, leaving the race open this year for two contenders vying to replace him. Beck’s last Republican opponent for the seat, math teacher and Concord Committeeman William “Bill” Heisse, will contend with Lakeshire res...

Former teacher challenges O’Donnell to represent Oakville in Missouri’s House

Rep. Michael O'Donnell, left, and Ann Zimpfer, right.

By Erin Achenbach, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2020

Incumbent Rep. Michael O’Donnell, R-Oakville, is being challenged for the 95th District Missouri House seat representing Oakville by Ann Zimpfer, a former teacher and newcomer to public office. The election is Tuesday, Nov. 3. O’Donnell, 52, 7043 Chalkstone Road, Oakville, and his wife, Lisa, ha...

Trakas, Burns vying to represent South County in the 6th District, County Council

Bob Burns, left, and Ernie Trakas, right.

By Erin Achenbach, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2020

Rep. Bob Burns, D-Affton, will challenge Republican incumbent Ernie Trakas in the election Tuesday, Nov. 3, to see who will take the seat representing the County Council’s 6th District. The 6th District represents Oakville, Lemay, Green Park, Concord and Affton — more than 150,000 residents of ...

Paul Berry challenges Sam Page for county executive

Paul Berry III, left, and Sam Page, right.

By Erin Achenbach, Staff Reporter

October 14, 2020

County Executive Sam Page, a Democrat, and Republican Paul Berry are running for the county executive seat in the election Tuesday, Nov. 3, after winning their respective primaries in August. Berry did not return The Call’s candidate questionnaire for the November election. The answers from Berry in this ...

Koenig, Lavender are running for Missouri’s 15th District Senate seat

State Sen. Andrew Koenig, left, and Rep. Deb Lavender, right.

By Erin Achenbach, Staff Reporter

October 14, 2020

State Sen. Andrew Koenig, R-Manchester, will face Rep. Deb Lavender, D-Kirkwood, for his Senate seat in the upcoming election Tuesday, Nov. 3. Koenig, 741 Sherwick Terrace, did not provide any personal information on his questionnaire. Koenig was first elected to the Missouri Senate in 2016. Prior, ...

Jill Schupp faces Ann Wagner for Missouri’s 2nd U.S. Congressional District in Nov. 3 election

State Sen. Jill Schupp, left, and U.S. Rep. Ann Wagner, right.

By Erin Achenbach, Staff Reporter

October 13, 2020

State Sen. Jill Schupp, D-St. Louis, is challenging U.S. Congresswoman Ann Wagner for her seat in the U.S. House of Representatives to represent the 2nd Missouri District. Schupp, 65, of Creve Coeur, has represented the 24th District in the Missouri Senate since 2015. She formerly served on the Ladu...

In race to succeed Sifton in Senate, Beck and Lenihan stake out positions on the issues

Rep. Doug Beck, left, and David Lenihan, right.

By Erin Achenbach, Staff Reporter

October 13, 2020

Rep. Doug Beck, D-Affton, will face political newcomer David Lenihan in the general election Tuesday, Nov. 3, for the 1st District Missouri Senate seat currently held by Sen. Scott Sifton, who is term-limited. Beck, 55, 9426 Brenda Ave., Affton, is the current state legislator for the 92nd House Di...

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