john wright

Today Paul Pepper visits with former Missouri State Representative JOHN WRIGHT about tax credits. According to John, "the taxpayers of State of Missouri are being the victims of great robbery that's taking place in broad daylight and the accomplice in the getaway car is the Missouri State Legislature." January 21, 2016

Today Paul Pepper sits down with JOHN WRIGHT, former 47th District State Representative, to talk about the polarization of politics, both on the state level and the national level. November 23, 2015

Democrats Webber, Wright win state house seats

Nov 7, 2012
Meredith Turk / KBIA

Two Democratic candidates celebrated their victory to the Missouri State House of Representatives at Shakespeare’s South in Columbia Tuesday night. 

Candidates will see if self-funding gets results

Nov 6, 2012
Dave Spence
File Photo / KBIA

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.

john wright
KBIA

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.

Matt Evans / KBIA

A two-guitar band featuring John Wright’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.