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Brent Lasater

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Brent Lasater
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Missouri House of Representatives, District 53
Former member
In office
2011 - 2013
Term ends
January 5, 2015
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary35,915/year
Per diem98.40/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Personal
BirthdayJuly 13, 1960
Place of birthTipton, IN
ReligionPentecostal
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
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Brent Lasater (b. July 13, 1960) is a former Republican member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 53 from 2011 to 2013.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Lasater served on these committees:

Issues

No New Taxes Pledge

A minority of Missouri lawmakers signed the 2011 edition of the "No New Taxes Pledge." The Taxpayer Protection Pledge is offered by the non-profit lobbying organization Americans for Tax Reform with the goal of opposing all tax increases as a matter of principle. Just one out of 34 state Senate members signed the 2011 pledge. Out of 163 state House members, only 38 lawmakers signed.

Lasater signed the pledge.[1]

Elections

2012

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2012

Lasater ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 20. Lasater ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and was defeated by John A. Mayfield (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 20, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Mayfield 50.6% 7,692
     Republican Brent Lasater Incumbent 49.4% 7,514
Total Votes 15,206

2010

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Lasater won election to the Missouri House of Representatives. Lasater's opponent in the August 3 primary was Anna Lynn Vogel.

Missouri House of Representatives, District 53 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Brent Lasater (R) '5,291,
Diane Egger (D) 4,214

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Lasater was up for re-election, he did not collect any money in donations.[4]

Personal

Lasater and his wife, Veta, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 53
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Glen Kolkmeyer (R)