elections

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Kansas Legislators Moving Toward Changing Local Elections

Republican legislators in Kansas are moving to shift city and local school board elections to the fall of even-numbered years, saying the change will boost voter turnout.

04/08/2015

A woman enters Our Lady of Guadalupe School to cast her vote on election day in Ferguson, Missouri on April 7, 2015. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

St. Louis County Returns Mixed; Webster Props Fail

In the Mehlville School Board elections, two members were elected: Lisa Dorsey and James Murphy.

04/07/2015

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Voter Turnout in Missouri Pegged at 35.23 Percent

Secretary of State Jason Kander says about 35.23 percent of eligible Missouri voters participated in this year’s elections.

11/05/2014

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The Midterm Elections Are Over

Here’s Mark Smith.

11/05/2014

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Mo. Senate Mulls Voter Identification Laws Again

Missouri’s previous efforts of enacting a law have failed in the courts.

01/28/2014

File photo of voting booths. (Photo by Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Anti-Obama Mood Hurts Dems In Arkansas Senate Race

It’s voters like Jammy Turner who give Republicans hope of ending an Arkansas political dynasty and taking control of the U.S. Senate this fall.

01/13/2014

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Missouri State Secretary Creates Voting Complaints Group

Secretary of State Jason Kander established a new program he said is meant to protect Missouri elections and Missouri voters’ rights Tuesday.

11/15/2013

Vote Them Out! But Will Election Day Reflect Public’s Disapproval

A NBC News/Wall Street Journal Poll indicates people are really serious this time, so will they vote accordingly?

10/14/2013

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Activists Say 5,200 People Are Illegally Registered to Vote in East St. Louis

An activist wants a federal judge to order county or state officials to run East St. Louis elections, arguing that more than 5,200 people are illegally registered to vote in the struggling city.

09/24/2013

File photo of people voting in an election. (Photo by Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Pew: American Voters Wary Of Candidate Endorsements From Churches

A poll conducted by the Pew Research Center indicates that most American voters are wary of endorsements of political candidates made by religious institutions.

08/19/2013

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