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Joshua Peters

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Joshua Peters
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Missouri House of Representatives, District 76
In office
April 17, 2013 - present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 1
Base salary35,915/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
First electedApril 2, 2013
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
High schoolWilliam Beaumont High School
Bachelor'sLincoln University
Office website
Joshua Peters is a Democratic member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 76. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election on April 2, 2013.[1]


Peters earned his B.S. from Lincoln University. As of May 2013, he is a master's degree candidate. His professional experience includes working as a legislative assistant to U.S. Rep. William Lacy Clay; Peters organized the 1st Congressional Youth Cabinet, an student advisory group reporting to Clay. While in high school, he was a Sergeant in the Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps.[2]

Committee assignments


When he joined the House, Peters served on the following committees:

Missouri Committee Assignments, 2013
International Trade



See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Missouri House of Representatives will consist of a primary election 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. However, filing in District 27 was extended to March 28, 2014, due to a withdrawal.


See also: State legislative special elections, 2013

Peters won election in a special election for Missouri House of Representatives District 76. The seat was vacant following Chris Carter's (D) resignation after he was elected to the St. Louis Board of Aldermen. Peters was unopposed in the special election, which took place on April 2.[3][4][5]


Peters, the third of five children, was born in St. Louis, Missouri.[2]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Chris Carter (D)
Missouri House of Representatives District 76
2013- present
Succeeded by