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Missouri Sec State Ashcroft weighs in on Greitens

The latest allegations about Eric Greitens not-withstanding, Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft still has issues with an executive order from the former Governor that dates back to Greiten’s second day in office back in 2017 … At the time, Greitens staff claimed they didn’t forge Ashcroft’s signature but had …

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Ashcroft is ready for Election Night

Your Secretary of State fully expects to have Missouri’s returns all in on Election Night. But Jay Ashcroft isn’t so sure about the national tallies …      Ashcroft isn’t concerned that less – scrupulous voters will be able to sneak through an extra ballot. He says there are plenty of firewalls …

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Ashcroft says ‘don’t wait to vote absentee’

(MissouriNet) — Missouri voters can now cast an absentee ballot at their local election authority for the November election. For those wishing to vote absentee or by mail, Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft strongly encourages Missourians to vote sooner rather than later. He expects delays in mail that could prevent …

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Accusations leveled at Josh Hawley by Secretary of State Ashcroft

(AP) — Missouri’s secretary of state is investigating fellow Republican Attorney General Josh Hawley over allegations that he used public funds to bolster his successful U.S. Senate bid. Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft’s deputy general counsel confirmed the investigation in a Thursday letter. The investigation is in response to a …

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One Missouri elected official is suing another

(AP) — The Missouri treasurer on Monday sued the secretary of state over a proposed constitutional amendment dealing with expanded powers for the treasurer’s office. Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick sued fellow Republican Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported. Fitzpatrick sued over a proposed constitutional amendment that would …

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Parson Inauguration at high noon today

About 2000 people have RSVP’d for Monday’s inauguration at the Missouri Capitol in Jefferson City. Governor Mike Parson, Lt. Gov. Mike Kehoe, Attorney General Eric Schmitt, Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft, and State Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick – all Republicans – will be sworn into office. James Harris, the co-chair of …

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Missouri takes election returns very seriously

How often does it take longer than election night to get the results in Missouri? Actually, every time. Republican Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft says the votes you see on election night are always unofficial. Then officials check results at several different levels before certifying the actual total. Ashcroft says …

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Mike Parson wins ‘official’ term as Governor of Missouri

A big night for Republicans at the state level. GOP incumbent Mike Parson will serve a full term as governor, after easily beating Democratic state auditor Nicole Galloway in the general election. GOP Lieutenant Governor Mike Kehoe, Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft, Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick, and Attorney General Eric Schmitt …

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A busy day at the polls

(MissouriNet) — Missouri voters head to the polls today for the primary election. Polls are open statewide from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. for today’s primary election. If you are in line by 7 p.m., you can still vote. Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft says his office won’t begin …

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