Myron Neth

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Myron Neth
Myron Neth.jpg
Missouri House of Representatives, District 17
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
Base salary35,915/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Bachelor'sWilliam Jewell College
ProfessionAdvertising artist
Office website
Campaign website
Myron Neth (b. November 20, 1968) is a Republican member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 34 from 2011 to 2013, and District 17 since January 7, 2013.

Neth's professional experience includes working as an advertising artist and art teacher.

Neth earned his AA from Maple Woods Community College in 1975.


Campaign themes

Neth's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Jobs & Economy

  • Excerpt:"We must create and maintain an overall business environment that encourages businesses to want to be in Missouri and create jobs."


  • Excerpt:"I will continue to work to promote high-quality K-12 education for our children by ensuring that teachers and districts have the tools to have high achievement."

Fiscal Responsibility

  • Excerpt:"As representative I have and will continue to support responsible spending and a balanced budget."

Cutting Red Tape

  • Excerpt:"I believe regulation stands in the way of hiring and new jobs. I voted for legislation that would require the bureaucracy to justify all their rules every five years, so that unneeded legislation does not stay on the books. "

Committee assignments


At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Neth served on the following committees:

Missouri Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations - Infrastructure and Job Creation
Elections, Vice-chair
Health Care Policy


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



See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2012

Neth won re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 17. Neth ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Mark Ellebracht (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 17, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMyron Neth Incumbent 50.6% 8,713
     Democratic Mark Ellebracht 49.4% 8,500
Total Votes 17,213


See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010 Neth won election to the Missouri House of Representatives, defeating Mark Ellebracht.

Missouri House of Representatives, District 34 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Myron Neth (R) 6,551
Mark Ellebracht (D) 5,457

Campaign donors


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2010, a year in which Neth was up for re-election, he collected $62,047 in donations.[4]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Citizens for Tim Flook $11,600
Neth, Myron $10,000
Control Service Co $2,500
Riley, Michael $1,100

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Neth and his wife, Alicia, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Vicki Schneider (R)
Missouri House of Representatives District 17
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Missouri House of Representatives District 34
Succeeded by
Jeff Grisamore (R)