Democratic Elections in Branson seemed all but lost as all slots for Branson Board of Alderman were unopposed until the last minute. Tony D. Bentley registered to contest Presley's incumbency three days before deadline.
The name, position, date and time candidates registered is posted below as recorded by Branson City Clerk Lisa Westfall.
Raeanne Presley Mayor 12/16/08 #1 9:47 a.m.
Sandra Williams Ward II 12/16/08 #10 10:00 a.m.
Bob R. Simmons Ward I 12/16/08 #3 1:14 p.m.
Stephen Marshall Ward III 12/18/08 9:50 a.m.
Tony D. Bentley Mayor 01/20/09 1:35 p.m.
Who is dumb enough to challenge this administration?