Brian Nieves

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Brian Nieves
Missouri State Senate, District 26
Assumed office
January 5, 2011
Current term ends
January 5, 2015
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website Senate website
Brian Nieves (b. June 19, 1965) is a Republican member of the Missouri State Senate. He has represented District 26 since 2011.

Nieves was a Corpman in the United States Navy from 1984-1994. He has also worked as a business speaker, Owner of Highway 66 Auto Sales, Zone Pastor of Living Bread Church, Owner of Nieves Enterprises, and a substitute teacher. Substitute Teacher.

Nieves is a member of Living Bread International Church, present.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Nieves has been appointed to these committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Nieves served on these committees:

On the issues

Health Care Compact

Nieves is sponsoring the Health Care Compact in the Missouri State Senate.[1]

"No New Taxes" pledge

In Missouri for 2011, a minority of lawmakers signed the "No New Taxes Pledge." Only four out of 34 state Senate members signed the pledge. Out of 163 state House members, only 35 lawmakers have signed.

Nieves signed the pledge.[2]



On November 2, 2010 Nieves won election to the Missouri State Senate.

Missouri State Senate, District 26 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Brian Nieves (R) 42,112
George Weber (D) 19,063
Richard Newton (C) 2,988


On November 04, 2008, Brian Nieves ran for District 98 of the Missouri House of Representatives, beating Jim Mense. [3]

Brian Nieves raised $57,949 for his campaign.[4]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 98
Candidates Votes Percent
Brian Nieves (R) 10,356 60.0%
Jim Mense (D) 6,909 40.0%

Issue positions

Nieves was a primary supporter of putting Missouri English Official Language, Constitutional Amendment 1 (2008) on the ballot.

Campaign donors

Listed below are the five largest contributors to Brian Nieves' 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
98th Republican Legislative District CMTE $5,575
L. B. Eckelkamp Jr. $2,825
Dolan Realtors $2,325
Rivertown Enterprises Inc $2,000
Franklin County Republican Central Comm $1,750


Nieves is married and has 3 children.[5]

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Political offices
Preceded by
John Griesheimer
Missouri State Senate District 26
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Missouri State House District 98
Succeeded by
Dave Hinson