Jay Wasson

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Jay Wasson
Missouri State Senate, District 20
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Republican
Profession Real Estate Developer
Jay Wasson (b. October 24, 1956) is a Republican member of the Missouri State Senate. He has represented District 20 since 2011.

Wasson attended Drury University. He works as a real estate developer. Prior to joining the House, Wasson served as Mayor of the City of Nixa from 1997-2002.

He is a member of the Community Foundation Board, Ozark Branch Chapter of the Multiple Sclerosis Society, and the Nixa Chamber of Commerce.[1]

Committee assignments

  • Budget
  • Insurance
  • Special Standing Committee on Health Insurance
  • Special Standing Committee on Professional Registration and Licensing (Chairman)



On November 2, 2010 Wasson won election to the Missouri State Senate, defeating Terry Traw.

Missouri State Senate, District 20 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jay Wasson (R) 60,614
Terry Traw (D) 17,175


On November 04, 2008, Jay Wasson ran for District 141 of the Missouri House of Representatives, beating Ron Shawgo. [2]

Jay Wasson raised $113,709 for his campaign.[3]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 141
Candidates Votes Percent
Jay Wasson (R) 15,745 72.8%
Ron Shawgo (D) 5,890 27.2%

Campaign Donors

Listed below are the five largest contributors to Jay Wasson's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Missouri Bankers Association $3,900
Missouri Dental Association $2,700
Missouri Health & Hospital Association $2,150
Midwest Radiological Associates P C $2,000
GSDS Modent PAC $1,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
Dan Clemens
Missouri State Senate District 20
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Missouri State House District 141
Succeeded by