john wright http://kbia.org en Democrats Webber, Wright win state house seats http://kbia.org/post/democrats-webber-wright-win-state-house-seats <p></p><p>Two Democratic candidates celebrated their victory to the Missouri State House of Representatives at Shakespeare’s South in Columbia Tuesday night.&nbsp; Wed, 07 Nov 2012 08:04:32 +0000 Daina Schnese & Viktorija Mickute & Meredith Turk 24121 at http://kbia.org Democrats Webber, Wright win state house seats Candidates will see if self-funding gets results http://kbia.org/post/candidates-will-see-if-self-funding-gets-results <p>As the 2012 election cycle ends candidates who donated large sums of their own money to their campaigns are waiting to see if those investments will pay off.</p><p> Tue, 06 Nov 2012 21:20:22 +0000 Katarina Sostaric 24088 at http://kbia.org Candidates will see if self-funding gets results Wright says education crucial for job growth [video] http://kbia.org/post/wright-says-education-crucial-job-growth-video <p>KBIA’s Jessica Reese recently interviewed Democratic candidate for State Representative in the 47th District, John Wright. He is challenging fellow newcomer to state politics, Republican nominee Mitch Richards, in the Nov. 6th election.</p><p> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 16:08:22 +0000 23348 at http://kbia.org Wright says education crucial for job growth [video] Wright secures Democratic nomination in 47th House district http://kbia.org/post/wright-secures-democratic-nomination-47th-house-district <p>A two-guitar band featuring John Wright&rsquo;s uncle played into the night at the Rocheport General Store as Wright beat out Nancy Copenhaver to win the Democratic nomination for state House district 47. Wed, 08 Aug 2012 06:34:41 +0000 Matt Evans 18952 at http://kbia.org Wright secures Democratic nomination in 47th House district