By writer to www.newspressnow.com
Businessman and present State Consultant J. Eggleston has introduced his intention to run for the Missouri State Senate in 2022.
Eggleston, a Republican, is looking for the District 12 seat at the moment occupied by Dan Hegeman, who’s unable to run once more as a consequence of time period limits. District 12 is comprised of 15 largely rural counties in Northwest Missouri: Andrew, Atchison, Clay, Clinton, Daviess, DeKalb, Gentry, Grundy, Harrison, Holt, Mercer, Nodaway, Putnam, Sullivan and Value.
Eggleston, a DeKalb County resident, at the moment represents Daviess, DeKalb, Gentry and Harrison counties within the Missouri Home. He was elected to that seat in 2014.
“We’d like a robust voice in Jeff Metropolis that displays the conservative way of life of our district. That voice must symbolize our values and get up for the freedoms we maintain expensive,” he mentioned. “We all know Northwest Missouri is a good place to dwell and lift our households, and our subsequent state senator must again us up on that. I will probably be that voice within the State Senate simply as I’ve been within the State Home.”
Whereas within the Home, Rep. Eggleston has served on the Agriculture Coverage Committee advocating for farmers and ranchers and has been endorsed by the Missouri Cattlemen’s Affiliation in his prior elections. Eggleston additionally beforehand has been endorsed by Missouri Proper to Life and Missouri Chamber of Commerce and acquired service recognitions from The American Conservative Union and Missouri Farm Bureau.
Eggleston has chaired the Ethics Committee and been a key member of the Methods & Means Committee. In 2018, Eggleston donated one among his kidneys to his spouse and has since handed laws to encourage others to offer the present of life by means of organ donation.
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