Robin Wright-Jones

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Robin Wright-Jones
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Missouri State Senate District 5
Former member
In office
2009 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$35,915/year
Per diem$98.40/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Term limits2 four-year terms
Prior offices
Missouri State House
2003-2009
Education
High schoolBeaumont High School
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 31, 1950
Place of birthSaint Louis, MO
ProfessionReal Estate Broker
ReligionMethodist
CandidateVerification
Robin Wright-Jones (b. January 31, 1950) is a former Democratic member of the Missouri State Senate, representing District 5 from since 2009 to 2013.

Wright-Jones received her diploma from Beaumont High School. She then attended the University of Missouri, Saint Louis.

Wright-Jones has worked as a Real Estate Broker. She has also worked as Executive Director of the Ville Area Neighborhood Housing Association, Incorporated. She has been owner of Arjen One, LLC, since 2006.

Wright-Jones won a special election to the Missouri State House on March 26, 2002. She served in the Missouri State House from 2002 to 2009.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

Select Committee on Redistricting

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Missouri State Senate elections, 2012

Wright-Jones ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri State Senate, District 5. Wright-Jones was defeated by Jamilah Nasheed in the August 7 primary election.[1][2]

Missouri State Senate, District 5 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJamilah Nasheed 40.6% 8,300
Robin Wright-Jones Incumbent 30.3% 6,204
Jeanette Mott Oxford 29.1% 5,961
Total Votes 20,465

2008

On November 4, 2008, Wright-Jones won election to the 5th District Seat in the Missouri State Senate, defeating Robert Christophel (L).[3]

Missouri State Senate, District 5 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Robin Wright-Jones (D) 57,796 91.7%
Robert Christophel (L) 5,248 8.3%

2006

On November 7, 2006, Wright-Jones won re-election to the 63rd District Seat in the Missouri House of Representatives, defeating Karl Beck (L).[4]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 63 (2006)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Robin Wright-Jones (D) 7,755 89.8%
Karl Beck (L) 883 10.2%

2004

On November 2, 2004, Wright-Jones won re-election to the 63rd District Seat in the Missouri House of Representatives, defeating Sandra Chance (R).[5]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 63 (2004)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Robin Wright-Jones (D) 11,001 85.2%
Sandra Chance (R) 1,916 48.7%

2002

On November 5, 2002, Wright-Jones won re-election to the 63rd District Seat in the Missouri House of Representatives, defeating Sandra Chance (R).[6]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 63 (2002)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Robin Wright-Jones (R) 6,282 82.1%
Sandra Chance (R) 1,369 17.9%

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, a year in which Wright-Jones was up for election to Senate District 5, she collected $122,577 in donations.[7]

Her four largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Missouri Healthcare Association $3,000
14th Democratic Senatorial District Committee $3,000
Life Sciences Fund of Greater Kansas $2,500
Missouri Hospital Association $2,000

2006

In 2006, a year in which Wright-Jones was up for re-election to House District 63, she collected $11,478 in donations.[7]

Her four largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Safer Families for Missouri $650
Missouri Association of Realtors $650
Bank of America $650
Missouri State Medical Association $650

2004

In 2004, a year in which Wright-Jones was up for re-election to House District 63, she collected $25,465 in donations.[7]

Her four largest contributors in 2004 were:

Donor Amount
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys $2,400
John Bardgett & Associates $1,001
Contributions from 3-4 Persons No Backup $800
Rick Johnson for Speaker $600

2002

In 2002, a year in which Wright-Jones was up for election to House District 63, she collected $20,795 in donations.[7]

Her four largest contributors in 2002 were:

Donor Amount
Missouri State Medical Association $600
Missouri State Auto Workers $600
Pelican Printing Co $300
Citizens for B Thompson $300

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Personal

Wright-Jones has two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Missouri State Senate District 5
2009-2013
Succeeded by
Jamilah Nasheed (D)