Republican Mark Alford wins 4th U.S. House District open seat

Republican candidate for Missouri's 4th Congressional District, Mark Alford, poses for a photo...
Republican candidate for Missouri's 4th Congressional District, Mark Alford, poses for a photo during the Governor's Ham Breakfast at the Missouri State Fair in Sedalia, Mo. Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)(Charlie Riedel | AP)
Published: Nov. 8, 2022 at 10:18 PM CST
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HARRISONVILLE, Mo. - For the first time in a dozen years, voters in Missouri’s 4th Congressional District elected a new congressman.

Republican Mark Alford defeated Jack Truman. Alford will succeed six-term Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler, who opted to run for the open Missouri U.S. Senate seat.

Alford previously worked as a television anchor for Kansas City’s WDAF-TV. He has said he feels God called on him to run for office.

Republican Mark Alford defeated Jack Truman. Alford will succeed six-term Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler, who opted to run for the open Missouri U.S. Senate seat.

Alford previously worked as a television anchor for Kansas City’s WDAF-TV. He has said he feels God called on him to run for office.

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