Tag: Mark Mantovani

St. Louis County Police Association and fire union endorse County Executive Steve Stenger

The St. Louis County Police Association and Firefighters Local 2665 announced Thursday that they’re endorsing St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger for his bid for reelection. Stenger was joined by Officer David Machens and Matt Crecelius of the St. Louis County Police Association and Corey Hogan of Firefighters Local 2665 at the Cheshire Inn with both public safety associations endorsing the county executive. Matt Crecelius, business manager for the St. Louis County Police Association, praised Stenger’s […]

Former STL Mayor Vince Schoemehl on why he endorses STL County Executive candidate Mark Mantovani

Former St. Louis Mayor Vince Schoemehl announced his endorsement of St. Louis County Executive challenger Mark Mantovani on Thursday, stating that he believes a change is needed within the county. The former mayor stated the one of the problems that’s facing the county is that residents are vacating both the city of St. Louis and St. Louis County. “The leadership in the St. Louis region has to come from St. Louis County. The county is […]

RELEASE: Former St. Louis Mayor Vincent Schoemehl supports Mark Mantovani for St. Louis County Executive

“Our entire region needs a County Executive who looks to the future. Our kids and grandkids will live in the St. Louis community we shape for them . . . or they will move to some other community, as have so many young people already. That’s why I support Mark Mantovani as the Democratic nominee for St. Louis County Executive. Mark is a visionary leader who brings a fresh outlook to the political arena, along […]

RELEASE: Mark Mantovani Proves He Can Withstand Negative Campaign by County Executive Stenger

Along with his continued personal commitment to the campaign, raises more than $370,000 in latest fundraising quarter Clayton, MO – Mark Mantovani’s campaign for St. Louis County Executive reported to the Missouri Ethics Commission total contributions over $1.66 million despite a negative, but predictable, barrage of false and misleading television advertising by the incumbent. The campaign raised more than $371,000 during the first quarter fundraising period from January 1 – April 16 and reports it […]

RELEASE: Calling for real leadership and new vision for St. Louis County, area mayors rally to support Mark Mantovani for County Executive

Mantovani pledges creation of new Office of Municipal Affairs Nearly 20 current and former mayors and key municipal leaders have jointly endorsed Democrat candidate Mark Mantovani for St. Louis County Executive, calling for “real leadership and a new vision from the County Executive.” “In regions throughout the country that are successful and growing there is strong, collaborative, and accessible leadership. Forward-thinking policies and projects, effective economic development, and sound decision making come with good leadership,” […]

RELEASE: Mark Mantovani Already Breaks his Own Ethics Platform

Candidate Mark Mantovani unveiled a TV advertisement promoting his ethics plan where he promises not to take campaign contributions from vendors who have contracts with St. Louis County. Mantovani has already broken that promise by accepting thousands of dollars in campaign contributions from County vendors. “Mark Mantovani has not only broken the promise on his own ethics plan, but has already been cited for campaign violations by the Missouri Ethics Commission,” said Campaign Spokesman Ed […]

RELEASE: Stenger TV ads filled with factual errors; Mantovani campaign releases new TV spot focused on real values

St. Louis, MO (March 30, 2018) – County Executive Steve Stenger’s latest television ads are riddled with factual errors, outright lies and over-exaggerations in what is a desperate attempt to mislead the public and attack his opponent Mark Mantovani. The ads illustrate that Stenger is concerned as he becomes the first candidate to go negative in this campaign. “The public is tired of these ‘politics as usual’ kinds of ads and fed up with the […]

Advertisements for St. Louis County Executive race heats up as candidates go for the throat

While the first initial waves of advertisements regarding the St. Louis County Executive race started slow, things are beginning to heat up as more attack ads make their appearances on airwaves this week. Current St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger and candidate Mark Mantovani have released advertisements attacking each other’s credentials and voting records. In one of the newly released ads, Stenger pushes on Mantovani’s record of donating to Republican Governor Eric Greitens, and questioning […]

RELEASE: Mantovani commits to new ethics plan involving reforms in political fundraising and government practices

MANTOVANI COMMITS TO NEW ETHICS PLAN INVOLVING REFORMS IN POLITICAL FUNDRAISING AND GOVERNMENT PRACTICES, ELIMINATING THE “CORRUPTION TAX” IN ST. LOUIS COUNTY St. Louis, MO (March 7, 2018) – As an extension to his commitment to transform the St. Louis region, Democratic County Executive candidate Mark Mantovani Wednesday announced a sweeping ethics reform plan committed to revising political fundraising and other government practices as County Executive. Mantovani pointed to a litany of bad financial deals […]

RELEASE: Mantovani Campaign Releases First TV Ad in St. Louis County Executive Race

Spot highlights Mantovani’s roots in the region and his plan to move St. Louis County forward St. Louis, MO (February 23, 2018) — Mark Mantovani, Democratic candidate for St. Louis County Executive, is the first campaign out of the blocks in a television advertising campaign for the August 7 primary election. The Mantovani for STL campaign today released “Hometown,” an introductory :60 second TV ad highlighting Mantovani’s roots growing up in Affton, raising his family […]