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Wes Shoemyer

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Wes Shoemyer
Missouri State Senate District 18
Former member
Term in office began
2007
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Democratic
Profession Farmer
Wes Shoemyer (b. March 30, 1961) is a former Democratic member of the Missouri State Senate. He represented the 18th District from 2007 to 2011.

Shoemyer received his diploma from South Shelby County R-IV High School in 1979. He then attended the University of Missouri - Columbia.

Shoemyer is a farmer. Shoemyer and his wife, Cheryl, have four children.

Shoemyer served in the Missouri State House of Representatives from 2000 to 2006. He then joined the Missouri State Senate in 2006. He has served in that position since, representing the 18th District.

Committee assignments

Elections

2010

See also: Missouri State Senate elections, 2010

Shoemyer was defeated by Brian Munzlinger in the November 2, 2010 general election.

Missouri State Senate, District 18 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Brian Munzlinger (R) 30,532
Wes Shoemyer (D) 21,813

2006

On November 7, 2006, Shoemyer won election to the 18th District Seat in the Missouri State Senate, defeating Robert Behnen (R).[1]

Missouri State Senate, District 18 (2006)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.pngWes Shoemyer (D) 28,795 51.7%
Robert Behnen (D) 26,953 48.3%

2004

On November 2, 2004, Shoemyer won re-election to the 9th District Seat in the Missouri House of Representatives, defeating Jeff Hedberg (R).[2]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 9 (2004)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Wes Shoemyer (D) 9,654 57.6%
Jeff Hedberg (R) 7,105 42.4%

2002

On November 5, 2002, Shoemyer won re-election to the 9th District Seat in the Missouri House of Representatives, defeating opponents Jeff Hedberg (R) and John Schultz (L).[3]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 9 (2002)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Wes Shoemyer (D) 7,527 58.5%
Jeff Hedberg (R) 4,949 38.5%
John Schultz (L) 389 3.0%

Campaign donors

In 2008, a year he was not up for re-election, Shoemyer collected $31,331 in donations.[4]

His five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Missouri Bankers Association $3,100
Bank of America $1,325
APS Healthcare $1,250
13th Democratic Senatorial District Committee $1,000
Missouri Association of Nurse Anesthetists $950

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Missouri State Senate District 18
2007–2011
Succeeded by
Brian Munzlinger