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Chris Knowlton was a Republican candidate for the 5th Congressional District of Missouri
Chris Knowlton was a Republican candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 5th Congressional District ( map) of Missouri. He was seeking the Republican nomination to challenge incumbent Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D-Mo.). He lost in primary elections which took place on August 5, 2008.
Positions, record and controversies
Knowlton was seeking the Republican nomination to challenge Rep.
Emanuel Cleaver (D-Mo.) in the 2008 congressional elections. He lost in  primary elections which took place on August 5, 2008.
Money in politics
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Committees and affiliations
Knowlton will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.
More background data
Articles and resources
1.0 1.1 '’Missouri 2008 General Election,"The Green Papers", August 6, 2008 ↑ 2008 Race Tracker page on Missouri’s 5th Congressional District