Recently Republican candidates for lieutenant governor, had to address lawsuits against themselves and their opponents.
Just one Missourian has won the office three times, Democrat Frank Gaines Harris who started his service as lieutenant governor in 1933.
Montee is a former Missouri state auditor. Unofficial returns Tuesday showed her outdistancing seven Democratic rivals in a relatively low-key campaign.
A proposed amendment that would require candidates for governor and lieutenant governor to run as a ticket.
Judy Baker served in the state House from 2005 to 2009 and lost a 2008 bid for Congress.
“Running statewide would require me to spend even a greater amount of time apart from my daughters, something I am just not willing to do,” said Tilley
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Sheila Simon has visited the state Capitol in Springfield for the first time as Illinois’ lieutenant governor-elect.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri auditor’s office says it discovered math errors in the vacation and compensatory time records of the lieutenant governor’s office.