Campaign Finance Reports: Wentzville Board of Aldermen Candidates

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As required by the Missouri Ethics Commission, candidates in next Tuesday’s municipal election filed “8-Day Before” financial reports detailing contributions and expenditures. The reports may be filed either with the Missouri Ethics Commission or with the St. Charles County Election Authority.

A candidate is required to have a campaign committee and file financial reports when the total of contributions and expenditures exceeds $1000, or when a single contributor gives them $325 or more (130.016.1 RSMo.)

Ward 1 candidate Ellanita Miller and Ward 3 candidate J.C. Crane did not file reports with either M.E.C. or the St. Charles County Election Authority.

 

Ward 1: Robert (Rob) Hussey – Robert Hussey For Office Committee, Heather Kemper-Hussey, Treasurer

Robert Hussey

Hussey’s report with the M.E.C. shows $1,400 in monetary contributions this period, for a total of $3,050 for the election.

Expenditures were $1,504.22 this period (almost all of which was for signs and mailers), for a total of $2,343 for the election.

Contributions detailed:

  • $200 from the Home Building Industry PAC (St. Louis)
  • $200 from Wentzville Professional Firefighters
  • $200 from Ryan Rebecca Bazzell (St. Charles)
  • $800 in non-itemized contributions of $100 or less

Expenditures detailed:

  • $16 for t-shirts
  • $380.38, $434.72, and $570.81 to Mulligan Printing (St. Louis) for signs, mailers and marketing
  • $102.31 to Rural King (Wentzville) for t-posts

 

Ward 2: Michael Rhoades – Citizens for Rhoades, Tracy Green, Treasurer

Michael Rhoades

Rhoades’ report with the M.E.C. shows $5,079.51 in monetary contributions this period, for a total of $7,264.15 for the election.

Expenditures were $3,908.91 this period (mostly for printing), for a total of $3,933.54 for the election.

Contributions detailed:

  • $500 from Michael Wood (Wentzville)
  • $200 from the Home Building Industry (St. Louis)
  • $250 from the St. Charles County Association of Realtors
  • $200 from Avondale Custom Holmes [sic] (Wentzville)
  • $200 from Paul Angleton (Wentzville)
  • $150 from Caen Leach & McLean (Wentzville)
  • $500 from Premier Civil Engineering (Lake Saint Louis)
  • $300 from Wentzville Professional Firefighters
  • $524.51 from Hollie Lewis (St. Peters)
  • $206.33 from Integritivity (Foristell) this period, $662.33 to date in in-kind donations
  • $2,255 in non-itemized contributions of less than $100

Expenditures detailed:

  • $96.55 in non-itemized expenditures (postage, office supplies, advertising, bank fees)
  • $1,043 to Mulligan Printing (St. Louis)
  • $585.63, $585.63, and $365.07 to SpeedPro Imaging (Wentzville) for printing
  • $539.75 and $542.96 to IQ Fastprint (O’Fallon) for printing
  • $150 to Survey St. Louis (St. Charles) for survey

 

Ward 2: Larry Tucker – Tucker for Alderman, Lorrane Gossett, Treasurer

Larry Tucker

Tucker’s report with the M.E.C. shows $1,000 in monetary contributions and $250 in loans this period, for a total of $1,250 for the election. The $250 loan was from Tucker to his own campaign.

Expenditures were $1,211.87 this period (printing, postage and online ad), for a total of $1,211.87 for the election.

Contributions detailed:

  • $1,000 from Gary Tucker (Beaumont, TX)

Expenditures detailed:

  • $283.51 and $498.36 in postage
  • $265 to Office Depot
  • $165 to 70 West Sentinel

 

Ward 3: Linda Wright – Friends of Linda Wright, Linda Wright, Treasurer

Linda Wright

Wrights’s report with the M.E.C. shows $1,889 in monetary contributions this period, for a total of $3,139 for the election.

Wright’s report also shows a $1,000 loan repayment to herself.

Expenditures were $1,649.22 this period (printing, postage and online ad), for a total of $1,661.76 for the election.

Contributions detailed:

  • $200 from the Home Building Industry P.A.C. (St. Louis)
  • $200 from St. Charles County Association of Realtors P.A.C. (St. Charles)
  • $1,489 in non-itemized contributions of $100 or less

Expenditures detailed:

  • $136 to Rizzo’s (Wentzville) for fundraiser costs
  • $120.58 in non-itemized expenditures (supplies, filing fees, voter’s list, meetings, and bank service charges)
  • $612.74 to SpeedPro (Wentzville) for signs and $299.93 for door hangers
  • $101.53 to Office Depot (Wentzville) for supplies, printer ink and pens
  • $378.44 to Vista Print (Wright has this listed at her home address)
  • An addendum lists “return contribution from citizens for spencercheck 100.00 Amount $250”