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Todd Richardson

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Todd Richardson
Todd Richardson.jpg
Missouri House of Representatives, District 152
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 4
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)
J.D.University of Memphis, 2007
Date of birth12/26/1976
Place of birthCape Girardeau, MO
Office website
Todd Richardson (b. December 26, 1976) is a Republican member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 154 from 2011 to 2013, and District 152 since January 7, 2013.

Richardson earned his JD from the University of Memphis in 2007 and his BA in political communication from the University of Memphis in 2004.

Committee assignments


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

Missouri Committee Assignments, 2013
General Laws, Vice-chair
Government Oversight and Accountability
Joint Committee on Administrative Rules


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



See also: Missouri's 8th congressional district special election, 2013

Richardson was a potential candidate in the 2013 special election for the U.S. House, representing Missouri's 8th District. The election is being held to replace Jo Ann Emerson. The general election date has been set for June 4th.[1]

There is no primary election, instead each party's nomination will be chosen by a committee. Jason T. Smith was selected by the GOP to be their nominee in the general election.[2][3]


See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2012

Richardson won re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 152. Richardson ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5]


See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010 Richardson won election to the Missouri House of Representatives. Richardson's opponents in the August 3 primary were Rick Woolard and Hardy Billington.

Missouri House of Representatives, District 154 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Todd Richardson (R) 6,935
Ron Yarbro (D) 3,011

Campaign donors


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2010, a year in which Richardson was up for re-election, he collected $97,203 in donations.[6]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Sinquefield, Rex A $10,000
Missouri Freedom $5,000
Missouri Leadership Council $2,050
Shawan, Jeffrey H $1,800

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Richardson and his wife, Amber, have one child.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Don Wells (R)
Missouri House of Representatives District 147
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Gayle Kingery (R)
Missouri House of Representatives District 154
Succeeded by
Shawn Rhoads (R)