April 26, 2018 – Associated Industries of Missouri announced today the organization is supporting Rep. Kevin Corlew (R) in his bid to replace former Senator Ryan Silvey in a special election to be held June 5, 2018.
“Rep. Corlew’s use of his skills to help employers and promote jobs in Missouri makes our endorsement of him in this race a no-brainer,” said Ray McCarty, president and CEO of Associated Industries of Missouri. “Kevin is a consistent voice of reason for the businesses and voters in his district and across Missouri. His legal expertise will be extremely valuable in the Missouri Senate,” he said.
Rep. Kevin Corlew scored a 91 vote rating on issues important to employers in the 2015 and 2016 legislative sessions. He faces Rep. Lauren Arthur (D) who scored a 27 vote rating for the same period on employer issues.