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2012 Missouri General Election

This is a list of major party women candidates who have filed for federal and statewide office and seats for the Missouri General Assembly. Information for this table is taken from the unofficial candidate filing list on the Missouri Secretary of State's website.

All candidates and parties are listed in ballot order. Bolded names indicate incumbents.

Last updated: 11/7/2012

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The Sue Shear Institute for Women in Public Life

Federal and Statewide
Name Hometown Office Party Won/Lost
Claire McCaskill St. Louis US Senate D Won
Susan Montee Jefferson City Lt. Governor D Lost
Robyn Hamlin St. Louis US Rep District 1 R Lost
Ann Wagner Ballwin US Rep District 2 R Won
Teresa Hensley Raymore US Rep District 4 D Lost
Vicky Hartzler Harrisonville US Rep District 4 R Won
Jo Ann Emerson Cape Girardeau US Rep District 8 R Won

Currently: 1/2 U.S. Senators = 50% D=1
3/8 U. S. Representatives = 37.5% R=3

0/6 Statewide offices = 0%
2011 National average of women in statewide offices =

State Senate
Name Hometown Office Party Won/Lost
Jamilah Nasheed St. Louis MO Sen-5 D Won
Shalonn "Kiki" Curls Kansas City MO Sen-9 D Won
Gina Walsh St. Louis MO Sen-13 D Won
Jacquelyn Thomas Florissant MO Sen-13 R Lost
Sandra Reeves Liberty Mo Sen-17 D Lost
Mary Wynne Still Columbia MO Sen-19 D Lost
Currently:5/34 State Senators: 14.7% D=5
2011 National average of women in the State Senate: 21.3%
State Representative
Name Hometown Office Party Won/Lost
Rebecca McClanahan Kirksville MO Rep-3 D Lost
Diana Scott La Plata MO Rep-6 D Lost
Vicki Riley Independence MO Rep-21 R Lost
Judy Morgan Kansas City MO Rep-24 D Won
Sally Miller Kansas City MO Rep-25 R Lost
Gail McCann Beatty Kansas City MO Rep-26 D Won
Bonnaye V. Mims Kansas City MO Rep-27 D Won
Sheila Solon Blue Springs MO Rep-31 R Won
Jeanie Lauer Blue Springs MO Rep-32 R Won
Donna Pfautsch Harrisonville MO Rep-33 R Won
Nola Wood Kansas City MO Rep-37 R Lost
Beverly Steiniger Troy Mo Rep-41 R Lost
Pamela (Pam) Murray Holts Summit MO Rep-49 D Lost
Jeanie Riddle Mokane MO Rep-49 R Won
Phyllis Sue Domann Sedalia MO Rep-52 D Lost
Nancy Maxwell Holden MO Rep-54 D Lost
Patty Johnson Raymore MO Rep-56 D Lost
Wanda Brown Taylor MO Rep-57 R Won
Vonnieta Trickey Russellville MO Rep-59 D Lost
Anne Zerr St. Charles MO Rep-65 R Won
Rekha Sharma Florissant MO Rep-68 R Lost
Margo McNeil Florissant MO Rep-69 D Won
Susan Meredith St. Louis MO Rep-71 D Won
Mary Nichols Maryland Heights MO Rep-72 D Won
Sharon Pace St. Louis MO Rep-74 D Won
Rochelle Walton Gray Florissant MO Rep-75 D Won
Kimberly Gardner St. Louis MO Rep-77 D Won
Penny Hubbard St. Louis MO Rep-78 D Won
Michele Kratky St. Louis MO Rep-82 D Won
Gina Mitten St. Louis MO Rep-83 D Won
Karla May St. Louis MO Rep-84 D Won
Stacey Newman St. Louis MO Rep-87 D Won
Jill Schupp St. Louis MO Rep-88 D Won
Deb Lavender St. Louis MO Rep-90 D Lost
Jeanne Kirkton St. Louis MO Rep-91 D Won
Elizabeth Deal St. Louis MO Rep-91 R Lost
Genise Montecillo St. Louis MO Rep-92 D Won
Vicki Lorenz Englund St. Louis MO Rep-94 D Won
Cloria Brown St. Louis MO Rep-94 R Lost
Marsha Haefner St. Louis MO Rep-95 R Won
Sue Allen Chesterfield MO Rep-100 R Won
Kathie Conway St. Charles MO Rep-104 R Won
Debbie Bixler St. Charles MO Rep-105 D Lost
Chrissy Sommer St. Charles MO Rep-106 R Won
Ann Schroeder Union MO Rep-109 D Lost
Becky Ruth Festus MO Rep-114 R Lost
Elaine Freeman Gannon De Soto MO Rep-115 R Won
Linda Black Bonne Terre MO Rep-117 D Won
Diane Franklin Camdenton MO Rep-123 R Won
Sue Entlicher Bolivar MO Rep-128 R Won
Sandy Crawford Buffalo MO Rep-129 R Won
Sonya Anderson Springfield MO Rep-131 R Won
Melissa Leach Springfield MO Rep-132 R Lost
Shelley (White) Keeney Marble Hill MO Rep-145 R Won
Donna Lichtenegger Jackson MO Rep-146 R Won
Kathy Swan Cape Girardeau MO Rep-147 R Won
Holly Rehder Sikeston MO Rep-148 R Won

Currently: 38/163 State Representatives: 23.3% D=19/ R=19
2011 National average of women in the House: 24.2%

Current total of women in the General Assembly, 43/197 = 21.8%
2011 National average of women in the General Assembly = 23.4%