Due to redistricting, Jane Cunningham and Jim Lembke may lose their Senatorial positions. From STLToday.com:

Two of the Missouri Senate’s most ardent conservatives — St. Louis County Republicans Jane Cunningham and Jim Lembke — emerged as the biggest losers Thursday under a new redistricting map that won tentative approval from a bipartisan commission.

Cunningham’s West County district would vanish, and Lembke’s South County district would become Democrat-dominated under the plan, which needs another vote to become law. Cunningham called the map a “travesty,” and Lembke called it an “atrocity.”

Overall, St. Louis and St. Louis County would go from having eight Senate districts, plus a slice of another one, to having seven districts and a portion of another one.

“I think they threw St. Louis County under the bus,” Lembke said.

Read more: http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/panel-angers-st-louis-area-republicans-with-senate-map/article_1836b385-d84e-532e-b179-c7343f21bac9.html#ixzz1nIzbW1Ls

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