Saint Joseph, MO, December 18, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Jason Gregory, an entrepreneur and health care executive has officially declared his candidacy for State Representative for Missouri's 27th district. Mr. Gregory is focused on creating jobs knowing that poverty is on the rise with a local unemployment rate above 8%.
"I'm running for State Rep because we must put St. Joseph back to work. Our aspirations as a City - from safe streets to great schools to healthy families - depend on a vibrant economy. I have a plan to create, protect and grow jobs and I look forward to introducing my plan to the hard workers of St. Joseph."
Gregory for State Rep's campaign will its launch its website www.JasonforJobs.com next week and encourages people to link into the campaign via Facebook and Twitter.
Special Election Info:
Secretary of State Robin Carnahan's (D) office announced a special election on Feb. 2, 2010, to fill the vacancy that Ed Wildberger's resignation created.