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There was a three way republican primary in the 28th Senate District race. One Constitution Party candidate and no Democrats filed.

Unofficial Election Returns

State of Missouri Primary Election  – 2010 Primary Election

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

State Senator – District 28 – Summary

Precincts Reporting 151 of 151

Wilson, Larry D. REP 9,588 31.3%

Emery, Ed REP 6,533 21.3%

Parson, Mike REP 14,516 47.4%

Hatfield, Bennie B. CST 107 100.0%

Total Votes   30,744

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Do you think there was a favorite?:

CONTRIBUTION OF MORE THAN $5,000.00 RECEIVED BY ANY COMMITTEE FROM ANY SINGLE DONOR – TO BE FILED WITHIN 48 HOURS OF RECEIVING THE CONTRIBUTION

C091129 PARSON FOR STATE SENATE [pdf] 8/1/2010

Ron Richards 2010

Joplin, MO 7/31/2010

$10,000.00

Friends of Tilley

Perryville, MO 7/31/2010

$10,000.00

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Bandwagon anyone?

The amount of money expended by the winning republican is astounding, via the Missouri Ethics Commission (“eight day” report):

Detailed Summary of Committee Disclosure Report

Committe: PARSON FOR STATE SENATE

ReportDate:

1. TOTAL RECEIPTS FOR THIS ELECTION PREVIOUSLY REPORTED $352,434.26

2. ALL MONETARY CONTRIBUTIONS RECEIVED THIS PERIOD $55,697.00

9. TOTAL ALL RECEIPTS THIS ELECTION(SUM 1B + 7A – 8A) $409,554.62

10. TOTAL EXPENDITURES FOR THIS ELECTION PREVIOUSLY REPORTED $135,965.03

11. EXPENDITURES MADE BY CASH OR CHECK THIS PERIOD $166,939.54

15. TOTAL EXPENDITURES THIS ELECTION (SUM 10B + 14A) $302,904.57

28. MONEY ON HAND AT THE CLOSE OF THIS REPORTING PERIOD (SUM 25 + 26 – 27) $66,870.80

35. TOTAL INDEBTEDNESS AT THE CLOSE OF THIS REPORTING PERIOD (SUM 29 + 30 + 31 – 32 – 33 – 34) $0.00

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That almost approaches the budget for a freakin’ statewide race.

Look what Ed Emory (r) received right before the primary:

CONTRIBUTION OF MORE THAN $5,000.00 RECEIVED BY ANY COMMITTEE FROM ANY SINGLE DONOR – TO BE FILED WITHIN 48 HOURS OF RECEIVING THE CONTRIBUTION

C010086 CITIZENS FOR ED EMERY [pdf] 7/31/2010

David & Debra Humphreys

Joplin, MO

Proprietor – Tamko Products

7/31/2010

$25,000.00

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Ouch, that had to hurt.

Ed Emery’s (r) “eight day” report, filed with the Missouri Ethics Commission:

Detailed Summary of Committee Disclosure Report

Committe: CITIZENS FOR ED EMERY

ReportDate:

1. TOTAL RECEIPTS FOR THIS ELECTION PREVIOUSLY REPORTED $37,186.60

2. ALL MONETARY CONTRIBUTIONS RECEIVED THIS PERIOD $11,810.00

9. TOTAL ALL RECEIPTS THIS ELECTION(SUM 1B + 7A – 8A) $49,026.60

10. TOTAL EXPENDITURES FOR THIS ELECTION PREVIOUSLY REPORTED $28,380.36

11. EXPENDITURES MADE BY CASH OR CHECK THIS PERIOD $13,972.15

15. TOTAL EXPENDITURES THIS ELECTION (SUM 10B + 14A) $51,545.51

28. MONEY ON HAND AT THE CLOSE OF THIS REPORTING PERIOD (SUM 25 + 26 – 27) $4,807.39

35. TOTAL INDEBTEDNESS AT THE CLOSE OF THIS REPORTING PERIOD

(SUM 29 + 30 + 31 – 32 – 33 – 34) $10,606.93

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Larry Wilson’s (r) “eight day” report, filed with the Missouri Ethics Commission:

Detailed Summary of Committee Disclosure Report

Committe: FRIENDS OF LARRY WILSON FOR SENATE

ReportDate:

1. TOTAL RECEIPTS FOR THIS ELECTION PREVIOUSLY REPORTED $74,681.70

2. ALL MONETARY CONTRIBUTIONS RECEIVED THIS PERIOD $1,890.00

9. TOTAL ALL RECEIPTS THIS ELECTION(SUM 1B + 7A – 8A) $76,571.70

10. TOTAL EXPENDITURES FOR THIS ELECTION PREVIOUSLY REPORTED $24,417.58

11. EXPENDITURES MADE BY CASH OR CHECK THIS PERIOD $16,892.30

15. TOTAL EXPENDITURES THIS ELECTION (SUM 10B + 14A) $41,309.88

28. MONEY ON HAND AT THE CLOSE OF THIS REPORTING PERIOD (SUM 25 + 26 – 27) $34,719.12

35. TOTAL INDEBTEDNESS AT THE CLOSE OF THIS REPORTING PERIOD (SUM 29 + 30 + 31 – 32 – 33 – 34) $43,000.00

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Ouch! The debt.

Yeah, Mike Parson (r) expended quite a lot more per vote, didn’t he?

Bennie Hatfield’s (Constitution Party) “eight day” report, filed with the Missouri Ethics Commission:

Detailed Summary of Committee Disclosure Report

Committe: BENNIE B HATFIELD

ReportDate:

1. TOTAL RECEIPTS FOR THIS ELECTION PREVIOUSLY REPORTED $1,153.00

15. TOTAL EXPENDITURES THIS ELECTION (SUM 10B + 14A) $1,378.50

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Now that the primary is done the general election race is gonna be like watching someone club a baby harp seal.

I just hope Bennie doesn’t have sad, forlorn eyes.