Primary http://tristatesradio.com en Missouri Primary – August 7 http://tristatesradio.com/post/missouri-primary-august-7 <p>The ballot for the August 7 primary election in Missouri is rather top heavy as there are plenty of contested races for federal and statewide office: U.S. Senator, Governor, Lt. Governor.</p><p>Most of the local races are uncontested, though, with the exception of two in Clark County.</p><p>Incumbent Roger Sedore (D) is being challenged for his seat as Western District Commissioner by Paul Brotherton (D) and Ed Knupp (D).</p><p>Larry Saxton (R) and Henry Dienst (R) will square off in the primary for the opportunity to face Eastern District Commissioner Jerry Neyens (D) in November.</p> Mon, 06 Aug 2012 05:08:55 +0000 Jason Parrott 19418 at http://tristatesradio.com Missouri Primary – August 7 Election Day in Iowa http://tristatesradio.com/post/election-day-iowa <p>The polls will open at 7:00 A.M. for voters in southeast Iowa as they decide who should move on from the primary to the November General Election.</p><p>There are contested races up and down the ballot in Lee and Des Moines Counties.&nbsp; They start in Iowa&rsquo;s 2<sup>nd</sup> Congressional District.</p><p>Congressman Dave Loebsack faces a challenge from State Senator Joe Seng on the Democratic side while John Archer and Dan Dolan are squaring off for the Republican nod.</p> Tue, 05 Jun 2012 04:06:29 +0000 Jason Parrott 16189 at http://tristatesradio.com Election Day in Iowa Candidate Filing – Southeast Iowa http://tristatesradio.com/post/candidate-filing-southeast-iowa <p>There will be just two contested races for county office during the June 5<sup>th</sup> Primary in Lee and Des Moines Counties.</p><p>One of the contests is in the 5<sup>th</sup> Supervisor District in Lee County.&nbsp;</p><p>Chairperson Janet Fife-LaFrenz is being challenged by former Supervisor Matt Pflug in the Democratic Primary.&nbsp; Keokuk Alderman Mike O&rsquo;Connor will likely face the winner as he was the lone Republican to file in District 5.</p> Sat, 31 Mar 2012 16:00:00 +0000 Jason Parrott 12794 at http://tristatesradio.com Candidate Filing – Southeast Iowa Iowa Primary Field Set http://tristatesradio.com/post/iowa-primary-field-set <p>Iowa&rsquo;s June 5 primary will feature multiple contested races in the southeast corner of the state.&nbsp; Friday, March 16 marked the end of the filing period for state and federal office.</p><p>Four men beat the deadline to enter the race in Iowa&rsquo;s 2<sup>nd</sup> Congressional District, which includes 24 counties in southeast, south-central, and east-central Iowa.</p><p>Congressman Dave Loebsack (D-IA2) is being challenged in the primary by Joe Seng of Davenport.&nbsp; On the Republican side, John Archer of Bettendorf will square off with Dan Dolan of Muscatine.</p> Mon, 19 Mar 2012 10:30:00 +0000 Jason Parrott 12036 at http://tristatesradio.com Iowa Primary Field Set