Progressive women candidates for the Missouri General Assembly or major offices in St. Louis city or county seeking our endorsement should complete the Candidate Questionnaire. Endorsed candidates are eligible for funding from the Eastern Missouri Political Action Committee as well as other benefits.

If you're considering running for office, see this helpful Checklist.

Local candidates who would like to become a Friend of the Caucus should complete the Local Candidate Survey.  Qualified candidates may use the Caucus name and request a mentor for their campaign.  For more information, please contact Sue Kaiser at

Local Candidate Survey

Four women running for City Council attended the 2018 Rise Up and Lead campaign training. Pictured are Laura Arnold, Webster Groves; Jamie Dolby, Chesterfield; Sandi Phillips, Maplewood; and Kara Wurtz, Kirkwood.