JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – – Missouri Farm Bureau’s Political Action Committee has endorsed Ann Wagner for re-election in Missouri’s Second Congressional District. Trustees of the Missouri Farm Bureau St. Louis Regional Endorsement Committee voted to endorse her re-election bid.
Wagner is serving her fifth term in Congress. She serves as Vice Ranking Member on both the House Financial Services Committee and House Foreign Affairs Committee. Wagner has received the prestigious Friend of Farm Bureau Award from the American Farm Bureau Federation for each of her four completed terms.
“Congresswoman Ann Wagner has been a tireless advocate for small businesses in Congress,” said Denny Mertz, chairman of the St. Louis Regional Endorsement Committee. “She cares about families in the St. Louis area. She is dedicated to supporting agriculture and agribusiness and she has shown that she is the best candidate for the job.”
Trustees are selected by their county Farm Bureau organizations. They review the candidate’s voting record and positions on relevant issues prior to voting on endorsements. This is the sixth consecutive election in which Missouri Farm Bureau has endorsed Wagner.
Missouri Farm Bureau is the state’s largest agriculture advocacy organization.