Tracy McCreery

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Tracy McCreery
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Missouri House of Representatives, District 88
Member-elect
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Missouri House of Representatives, District 83
2011 - 2013
Education
Bachelor'sOhio State University
Personal
ProfessionBusiness; Development
Websites
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Tracy McCreery is a Democratic member-elect of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 88.

McCreery is a former Democratic member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 83 from winning a special election on November 8, 2011 to January 5, 2013. The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when Jake Zimmerman (D) resigned after winning an election to become St. Louis County assessor.[1] McCreery was elected as an independent, but ran as a Democrat in the 2012 election.[2][3]

Professional

McCreery has worked in various fields, including consumer healthcare, pharmaceuticals and telecommunications. She has also worked as an aid for Sen. Joan Bray (D), a fundraiser for Planned Parenthood, an event planner for Citizens for Missouri’s Children, and an Associate Director for the National Abortion Rights Action League. She is married to her husband, Thom.[4]

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2011

On her 2011 campaign website, McCreery discussed her qualifications and goals:

  • "I have always sought to put people first, both professionally and as a community volunteer. I served as Senator Joan Bray’s district aide for 8 years. Before that I worked in Governor Bob Holden’s administration. My invaluable experience in both the executive and legislative branches means that I can hit the ground running and will be an effective legislator on Day One."

Elections

2014

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Missouri House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election was held on August 5, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 25, 2014. Tracy McCreery was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Raymond Chandler was unopposed in the Republican primary. McCreery faced Chandler in the general election.[5][6] McCreery defeated Chandler in the general election.[7]

Missouri House of Representatives District 88, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTracy McCreery 54.5% 6,920
     Republican Raymond Chandler 45.5% 5,784
Total Votes 12,704

2012

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2012

McCreery is running for re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 71. McCreery was defeated by Susan Meredith in the August 7 primary election.[8]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 71 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSusan Meredith 54.5% 1,422
Tracy McCreery Incumbent 45.5% 1,186
Total Votes 2,608

2011

See also: State legislative special elections, 2011

McCreery defeated Patrick Brennan (R) and Jeff O'Connell (D) in the November 8 special election.[9][10]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Jake Zimmerman (D)
Missouri House of Representatives District 83
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Gina Mitten (D)