News & Headlines

March 8, 2018

Statement on Equal Pay Protections in Missouri

This week, Sara Walsh and 88 of her Republican colleagues in the House voted against giving Missouri women much-needed protections in their fight for equal pay. That’s especially devastating for the more than 40% of households that rely on the wages of women. My opponent tried to defend this vote, saying it “was unnecessary as our current state statutes already …

Continue reading
June 13, 2017

Statement from Michela Skelton on Boone County Road and Bridge Tax (Proposition 1)

Our state legislature’s continued refusal to adequately invest in our infrastructure needs makes renewing the Boone County road and bridge tax essential for the growth and vitality of our communities. I fully support the Proposition 1 ballot measure to extend this half-cent sales tax for another 10 years. Maintaining our bridges and roadways isn’t a partisan issue — there isn’t …

Continue reading
April 18, 2017

Michela Skelton Jumps Out to Fundraising Lead in First Quarterly Filing for August Special Election

Democratic special election nominee Michela Skelton announced today her first quarterly fundraising totals since entering the race for Missouri’s vacant 50th District House seat in mid-January. Her campaign raised just under $35,000 in 11 weeks, with 92 percent of the total coming from individual donors. Skelton raised $34,974 from 544 donations with an average contribution of $64. Skelton significantly outperformed …

Continue reading

More News