Tag: Senator Claire McCaskill

Loomis resigns as Clayton Township Democratic committeeman

Missouri’s youngest elected official is taking a break from politics — at least for now. After five years as the Clayton Township’s Democratic committeeman, serving as a liaison between his township’s voters and the Democratic Party, and treasurer of the St. Louis County Democratic Central Committee, Jimmy Loomis resigned both positions effective Feb. 15, in order to assume a position in international business development at the World Trade Center in St. Louis. St. Louis County Executive […]

RELEASE: Missouri Trial Attorney Craig O’Dear Launches 2018 U.S. Senate Exploratory Committee

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Missouri trial attorney Craig O’Dear today announced an exploratory committee to consider a campaign to represent all Missourians in the United States Senate. If he decides to run, O’Dear would challenge incumbent Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill in 2018 as an independent candidate. “Hyper-partisanship has deprived Missouri, and America, of effective leadership,” said O’Dear. “As George Washington taught us, the antidote to partisanship is independence. Our campaign would be […]