sara lampe Lt. Gov. candidate garners important endorsements Andrew Nichols / KBIA Former State Auditor Susan Montee is kicking off her campaign for Missouri Lieutenant Governor with endorsements from St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay and other Democratic leaders. Lampe to run for lieutenant governor By Associated Press • Feb 6, 2012 A Democratic House member from southwestern Missouri plans to run for lieutenant governor. Newscast for February 6, 2012 By Scott Kanowsky • Feb 6, 2012 Regional news coverage from the KBIA news room, including: A Democratic Springfield lawmaker will run for Lieutenant Governor. U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill is in Missouri to discuss restructuring the postal service. Joplin Board of Education to vote on bond measure to help rebuild destroyed schools.