Tag Archives: young elected officials

Kansas Passes Minimum Age For Governor

By John Celock Kansas is one step closer to requiring a minimum age to run for governor with lawmakers voting…  Read More >


State Advances Bill On Governor Age Limit

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers have advanced legislation requiring an age limit and residency requirement for governor and other statewide…  Read More >


Former Miss America Announces For Congress

By John Celock A former Miss America has announced a challenge to an eight term Republican congressman from Alabama. Mallory…  Read More >


Teach For America Veteran Announces For Arkansas Governor

By John Celock A former statewide head of Teach for America has become the first Democrat to enter the race…  Read More >


Idaho Lawmaker Seeks To Be First Native-American Governor

By John Celock A second term Native American state legislator in Idaho has kicked off her bid for governor in…  Read More >


Hartford Mayor Looking At Governor Run

By John Celock Hartford’s first term mayor is exploring a bid to become the nation’s youngest governor. Mayor Luke Bronin…  Read More >


35-Year-Old Announces For Iowa Auditor

By John Celock A 35-year-old white collar criminal prosecutor is seeking to become Iowa’s next state auditor. Democrat Rob Sand…  Read More >


Missouri Attorney General Seeks to Be Nation’s Youngest Senator

By John Celock Missouri’s first term Republican attorney general has announced his bid against a Democratic senator and become the…  Read More >


Michigan House Speaker Announces Statewide Bid

By John Celock Michigan’s state House speaker is aiming to become the country’s latest statewide elected official under the age…  Read More >


Analysis: Lawmaker’s Resignation Highlights Conflict For Young Electeds

By John Celock In announcing his resignation from the Kansas House of Representatives Monday, state Rep. John Wilson (D-Lawrence) hit…  Read More >