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Stephen Webber
Stephen Webber.jpg
Missouri House of Representatives, District 46
In office
2009 - present
Years in position 6
Base salary$35,915/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
First elected2008
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Marine Corps
Office website
Campaign website
Stephen Webber is a Democratic member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 46. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.


Webber's professional experience includes working as an aide to United States Senator Claire McCaskill. He has served in the United States Marine Corps.[1]

Committee assignments


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

Missouri Committee Assignments, 2013
General Laws
Workforce Development and Workplace Safety


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Webber served on the following committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Webber served on the following committees:


Campaign themes


Webber's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[2]


  • Excerpt: "In order for Missouri to remain competitive, our children must succeed academically from pre-K to graduate school. Our students need to have strong public schools staffed by well-trained, well-paid teachers."


  • Excerpt: "I will fight to roll back Governor Blunt's irresponsible Medicaid cuts, and continue to work until every Missourian has quality coverage."


  • Excerpt: "I will work to re-stimulate our stagnating economic growth by investing in infrastructure improvements and by attracting business investment to the state."


  • Excerpt: "I believe all public construction projects should pay workers the prevailing wage. The advantages of doing so go beyond just treating people fairly. It also increases worker productivity and allows responsible local contractors to compete on an even playing field."


  • Excerpt: "I oppose big business attempts to circumvent their responsibilities through so called "audit privilege," which absolves them of their obligations if they report environmental damage that they have caused."

Election history


See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2012

Webber won re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 46. Webber ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated Fred Berry (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 46, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngStephen Webber Incumbent 65% 12,202
     Republican Fred Berry 35% 6,564
Total Votes 18,766


On November 2, 2010 Webber won election to the Missouri House of Representatives.

Missouri House of Representatives, District 23 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Stephen Webber (D) 9,373
Paul Szopa (R) 4,415


On November 4, 2008, Webber ran unopposed for District 23 of the Missouri House of Representatives.[5]

Webber raised $100,310 for his campaign.[6]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 23
Candidates Votes Percent
Stephen Webber (D) 16,884 100.0%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Webber is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Webber raised a total of $238,851 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 19, 2013.[7]

Stephen Webber's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Missouri House of Representatives, District 46 Won $74,702
2010 Missouri House of Representatives, District 23 Won $63,839
2008 Missouri House of Representatives, District 23 Won $100,310
Grand Total Raised $238,851


Webber won re-election to the Missouri House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Webber raised a total of $74,702.


In 2010, a year in which Webber was up for re-election, he collected $63,839 in donations.[8]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Afscme Missouri $6,000
Anheuser-Busch $3,000
Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce $2,750
Supporters of Health Research & Treatments $2,750


Listed below are the five largest contributors to Stephen Webber's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Friends of Labor $4,825
22nd Democratic Legislative District CMTE $2,900
AFSCME Missouri $2,325
Mary Webber Weston $2,000
23rd Democratic Senatorial District CMTE $1,950


Webber has been a member of the American Legion and Iraq Afghanistan Veterans of America, and a volunteer with Missouri Boys State.[1]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Missouri House of Representatives District 46
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Missouri State House District 23
Succeeded by
Randy D. Dunn (D)