Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft expects results to be certified in early December.

Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft shared the unofficial results of the special elections for State Legislative Districts 22, 36, 74, 78, 99 and 158 on Wednesday.

Results will remain unofficial until certified by the board of canvassers. 

State Representative, District 22

Yolanda Young, Democratic                      

•2,357 votes, 81.61 percent

Tammy Louise Herrera, Republican

•325 votes, 11.25 percent

Jeff Francis, Green                                

•206 votes, 7.13 percent

State Representative, District 36                    

Mark A. Sharp, Democratic                   

•3,018 votes, 72.93 percent

Roberta (Bob) Voorhees, Green             

•409 votes, 9.88 percent


•711 write-ins,17.18 percent

State Representative, District 74                    

Mike Person, Democratic                       

•812 votes, 57.34 percent

Nicholas (Nick) Kasoff, Libertarian          

•604 votes, 42.65 percent

State Representative, District 78                   

Rasheen Aldridge, Democratic               

•908 votes, 91.25 percent


•87 votes, 8.74 percent

State Representative, District 99                   

Lee Ann Pitman , Republican                

•2,855 votes, 45.96 percent

Trish Gunby, Democratic                      

•3,357 votes, 54.04 percent

State Representative, District 158

Scott Cupps, Republican                      

•1,841 votes, 82.63 percent

Lisa Kalp, Democratic                         

• 387 votes, 17.37 percent

Ashcroft said he expects the state board of canvassers to certify the Nov. 5 special election results in early December, pursuant to Section 115.511, RSMo.

Local election authorities will accept military and overseas ballots by mail until Nov. 8, as provided in Section 115.920, RSMo. Any such ballots received by Nov. 8 will be counted and added to the official results reported by the local election authority to the secretary of state.