Rita Heard Days

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Rita Heard Days
Missouri State Senate District 14
Former member
Term in office began
2003
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Democratic
Profession Executive Director
Rita Heard Days (b. October 16, 1950) is a former Democratic member of the Missouri State Senate. SHe represented the 14th district from 2003 to 2011. Days served as Assistant Minority Floor Leader.

Days earned her BA in Music from Lincoln University in 1972. Days is divorced and has three children.

Days is an Executive Director for Mid-County Partners for Progress. Days was on the Normandy School District School Board from 1985 to 1994. She won a special election to the Missouri State House of Representatives in November of 1993. She served in the House until 2000. From 1996 to 2000, she was House Majority Whip. She then joined the Missouri State Senate in 2002 and has served in that position since.

Committee assignments

Elections

2010

See also: Missouri State Senate elections, 2010

Days reached her term limit and was ineligible to run for re-election in 2010.[1]


2006

On November 7, 2006, Days won re-election to the 14th District Seat in the Missouri State Senate unopposed.[2]

Missouri State Senate, District 14 (2006)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngRita Heard Days (R) 42,489 100.0%


2002

On November 5, 2002, Days won election to the 14th District Seat in the Missouri State Senate unopposed.[3]

Missouri State Senate, District 14 (2002)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Rita Heard Days (R) 39,766 100.0%

Campaign donors

In 2008, a year she was not up for re-election, Days collected $11,837 in donations.[4]

Her five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Ameren $3,000
Penman & Winton Consulting Group $1,375
Major Brands $1,000
Bank of America $675
Home Builders Association of St. Louis & Eastern Missouri $675

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Preceded by
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Missouri State Senate District 14
2003–2011
Succeeded by
Maria Chappelle-Nadal