|Former candidate for|
|U.S. House, Missouri, District 1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|High school||Hazelwood Central High School|
|Service/branch||Missouri Air National Guard|
|Years of service||13|
Elder graduated from Hazelwood Central High School in 2001. He later studied aviation at the University of Central Missouri.
In 2000, Elder joined the United States Air Force, Missouri Air National Guard. He currently holds the rank of Master Sergeant. He is assigned to the 239th Combat Communications Squadron at Jefferson Barracks, Missouri.
Professionally, Elder has worked as a network engineer since 2007. He also holds his F.A.A. private pilot's license.
Elder submitted the following statement to Ballotpedia:
|“||I hope to expand and further protect the individual liberties inherent to our humanity. This can be accomplished in a number of ways, but by maintaining a policy of fiscal responsibility and social tolerance on all issues, it is very achievable.||”|
Elder ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. House to represent Missouri's 1st District. He won the nomination in the Republican primary on August 5, 2014. He was defeated by incumbent William Lacy Clay (D) in the general election on November 4, 2014.
|U.S. House, Missouri District 1 General Election, 2014|
|Democratic||William Lacy Clay Incumbent||73%||119,315|
|Libertarian||Robb E. Cunningham||5.4%||8,906|
|Source: Missouri Secretary of State|
|U.S. House, Missouri District 1 Republican Primary, 2014|
|Source: State of Missouri Official Results (timed out)|
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- Missouri Secretary of State, "UNOFFICIAL Candidate Filing List," accessed March 26, 2014
- Associated Press, "Primary Results 2014," accessed August 5, 2014
- Information submitted through Ballotpedia's biographical submission form on June 4, 2014
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