Former State Rep. Judy Baker running for state treasurer

2 years 2 months 2 weeks ago Monday, December 07 2015 Dec 7, 2015 Monday, December 07, 2015 11:01:00 AM CST December 07, 2015 in News
By: Chris Gothner, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Former Missouri State Rep. Judy Baker (D-Columbia) formally launched her campaign for state treasurer Monday.

Baker's campaign said she will run under the banner of "Make Change." It said she will "seek to make Missouri’s money work for everybody, not just a few."

The campaign touted numerous endorsements from fellow Missouri Democrats, including St. Louis Treasurer Tishaura Jones and Columbia State Reps. Kip Kendrick and Stephen Webber. 

Baker represented the 25th district in the Missouri House of Representatives from 2005-2009. She then served as a regional director of the Department of Health and Human Services from 2009-2011. She now serves as the managing partner for a consulting firm and has served as CEO for various businesses.

 [Editor's note: This story has been updated to reflect the correct endorsements.]

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