Missouri Democratic Party Chairman to Step Down

4 years 4 months 2 weeks ago Wednesday, July 31 2013 Jul 31, 2013 Wednesday, July 31, 2013 11:25:55 AM CDT July 31, 2013 in News
By: The Associated Press

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) -- The chairman of the Missouri Democratic Party plans to step down from the leadership post next month.
Mike Sanders was elected state party chairman in November 2011 and was re-elected in January. He also is serving his second term as Jackson County executive.
Sanders announced his plan to step down in a statement Wednesday from the Missouri Democratic Party. He says he looks forward to working with the next chairman to advance the state and party.
The Democratic Party plans to select a new party leader during the state committee's meeting Aug. 24 at a hotel in Jefferson City.

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