Columbia Democrats running for House receive greater contributions than Republicans

Tuesday, October 19, 2010 | 9:44 p.m. CDT; updated 6:54 a.m. CDT, Wednesday, October 20, 2010

On Oct. 15, local candidates for state House offices made their contributions public with two weeks left until the general election, filing their records with the Missouri Ethics Commission.  The local candidates bucked a statewide trend of Republican candidates receiving more contributions than their Democratic counterparts.