Stephen Webber is serving his first term as the 23rd District’s House representative.
Webber worked as an aide for U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo. He was in the Marines for six years and served two tours in Iraq.
PERSONAL: Age 27. Single.
PARTY AFFILIATION: Democrat
OCCUPATION: Incumbent state house representative for District 23
EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in economics from St. Louis University, 2006
BACKGROUND: Member of The American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Webber said he was proud of how well Boone County's representatives have worked together across party lines to bring improvements to the city and county.
- Defending MU’s budget
- Creating high-paying jobs in mid-Missouri
- Preserving money for K-12 education
Why he’s running for re-election: “I’ve been working together with Mary Still, Chris Kelly, Paul Quinn and Steve Hobbs in the House and Kurt Schaefer in the Senate, and I think we’ve done good work cooperatively to improve our hometown, but there are still a lot of things left we need to do,” Webber said.