2016 election http://kbia.org en Candidates emerging for Missouri 2016 governor's race http://kbia.org/post/candidates-emerging-missouri-2016-governors-race <p>Missouri Congressmember Blaine Luetkemeyer says he will consider a 2016 run for governor after his re-election bid this year for the U.S. House.</p><p>The Republican from Missouri's 3rd Congressional District said Monday he has been encouraged by party members, donors and friends to consider running for governor.</p><p>Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon is barred by term limits from seeking re-election. But others already are positioning to succeed him.</p> Tue, 20 May 2014 13:28:52 +0000 Associated Press 53227 at http://kbia.org Candidates emerging for Missouri 2016 governor's race Mo. House passes presidential primary date change http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-passes-presidential-primary-date-change <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Missouri's Republican-led House has passed legislation setting the state's 2016 presidential primary for March 15.</p><p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 13:18:57 +0000 Associated Press 49611 at http://kbia.org Mo. House passes presidential primary date change Bill would move presidential primary to March of 2016 http://kbia.org/post/bill-would-move-presidential-primary-march-2016 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>A Missouri House panel endorsed legislation today that would move the state's presidential primary from February to March of 2016.</p><p>Sponsoring member Tony Dugger says keeping the earlier date could cause Missouri to lose delegates at the 2016 national party conventions.</p><p>He says moving the date to March would avoid a repeat of 2012, when the state held a non-binding presidential primary. Faced with losing delegates, state Republican officials later decided to select convention representatives with a caucus system that year.</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 22:55:23 +0000 The Associated Press 48732 at http://kbia.org Bill would move presidential primary to March of 2016 Rep. Kelly announces he will not run for re-election http://kbia.org/post/rep-kelly-announces-he-will-not-run-re-election <p></p><p>Democratic State Rep. Chris Kelly announced today he will not run for re-election in the 45<sup>th</sup> House District next year. Kelly is currently serving his ninth term in the House and is eligible for one more.</p><p>But because of redistricting back in 2011, Kelly must move districts in order to run in 2014. Kelly, who currently resides in the 50<sup>th</sup> District, would have to move to the 45<sup>th</sup> District to seek another term.</p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 22:59:47 +0000 Jordan Bowen 42299 at http://kbia.org Rep. Kelly announces he will not run for re-election Hanaway May Run For Missouri Governor In 2016 http://kbia.org/post/hanaway-may-run-missouri-governor-2016 <span style="line-height: 1.5;">Former Missouri House Speaker Catherine </span>Hanaway<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says she's considering running for Governor in 2016.</span><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">According</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to the Associated Press, </span>Hanaway<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says a lot of people she trusts and respects have been encouraging her to run for Governor.&#160; The Republican from St. Wed, 25 Sep 2013 02:44:48 +0000 Marshall Griffin 41046 at http://kbia.org Hanaway May Run For Missouri Governor In 2016 Koster has more than $400,000 ready for gubernatorial race http://kbia.org/post/koster-has-more-400000-ready-gubernatorial-race <p>Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster has more than $400,000 in the bank as he makes plans for a 2016 gubernatorial race.</p><p>Koster filed a quarterly finance report Monday indicating he had $419,348 in his account as of the end of March. The Democratic attorney general confirmed last week that he is "making the necessary preparations" to run for governor.</p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 16:37:03 +0000 Associated Press 32135 at http://kbia.org Koster has more than $400,000 ready for gubernatorial race