Democrat J. Ranen Bechthold of Gladstone is running for a Clay County based seat in the Missouri Senate.
Democrat J. Ranen Bechthold of Gladstone is running for a Clay County based seat in the Missouri Senate. file photo
Democrat J. Ranen Bechthold of Gladstone is running for a Clay County based seat in the Missouri Senate. file photo

Republican effort to knock Missouri Democrat off ballot falls short

September 20, 2016 4:38 PM