Delbert Scott

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Delbert Scott
Missouri State Senate District 28
Former member
Term in office began
2003
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Republican
Profession Business Owner
Delbert Scott (b. September 9, 1949) is a former Republican member of the Missouri State Senate. He represented the 28th District from 2003 to 2011.

Scott earned his B.S. in Education from Southwest Missouri State University in 1972.

Scott is a formerssistant Fire Chief for a Volunteer Fired Department. He worked as a teacher for Mount Zion Bible School from 1970 to 1975. He has been co-owner and manager of Scott's of Lowry City, Inc, since 1995.

Scott was on the Lowry City Board of Aldermen in 1984. In 1985 he was elected to the Missouri State House of Representatives in a special election. He served in the House until 2000. From 1997 to 2000 he was House Minority Leader. He was also Chair of the House Republican Caucus from 1995 to 1997. He attended Delegate District/State Republican Conventions in 1988, 1992, 1996, and 2000. In 2000 and 2004 he was a delegate at the Republican National Convention. He joined the Missouri State Senate in 2002. He has served in that position since, representing the 28th District.

Scott and his wife, Donna, have three children.

Committee assignments

Elections

2010

See also: Missouri State Senate elections, 2010

Scott has reached his term limits and was ineligible to run for re-election to the 28th District seat in 2010. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[1]

2006

On November 7, 2006, Scott won re-election to the 28th District Seat in the Missouri State Senate, defeating Mike Holzknecht (I).[2]

Missouri State Senate, District 28 (2006)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngDelbert Scott (R) 36,287 57.2%
Mike Holzknecht (I) 27,128 42.8%


2002

On November 5, 2002, Scott won election to the 28th District Seat in the Missouri State Senate, defeating opponents Catherine Johnson (D) and Jesse Watson (L).[3]

Missouri State Senate, District 28 (2002)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Delbert Scott (R) 37,543 65.4%
Catherine Johnson (D) 18,703 32.6%
Jesse Watson (L) 1,179 2.1%

Campaign donors

In 2008, a year he was not up for re-election, Scott collected $78,536 in donations.[4]

His five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
15th Republican Legislative District Committee $6,400
118th Republican Legislative District Committee $3,000
BNSF Railway $2,000
MMH PAC $1,990
Missouri Hospital Association $1,500

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Preceded by
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Missouri State Senate District 28
2003–2011
Succeeded by
Mike Parson
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