Editorial: Re-elect Jake Zimmerman

Three years ago, lawyer and then-state Rep. Jake Zimmerman became the first elected assessor in more than 50 years in St. Louis County. This page endorsed the Democrat then — despite disagreeing with the voters and the Legislature’s decision to …

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Q&A: Jake Zimmerman, St. Louis County Assessor

What is the background of the St. Louis County Assessor’s office? I read that you’re the first one elected since about the 1960s. That’s right – since 1961. This was an office that had been run by bureaucrats for multiple …

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