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Medicaid expansion could be moved to an earlier ballot

(MissouriNet) — Governor Parson has announced today that he has chosen to switch a Medicaid expansion measure from the November general election to the lower-turnout August primary election ballot. During today’s press conference, he says the sooner he knows whether to prepare for the extra state budget spending, the better. …

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Abortion issue probably won’t be on your ballot

(AP) – Critics of a new Missouri law that restricts abortions say they won’t make a push to gather the signatures needed to put it to a public vote. The American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri’s Development Director Nicole Rainey says it’s impossible to collect the roughly 100,000 voter signatures …

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Hawley Investigation Ends

The investigation against Josh Hawley comes to a close. That’s according to Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft, who says his office couldn’t find any evidence to back up allegations that Hawley used public resources as the attorney general to help his Senate campaign. In Missouri, public officials cannot use taxpayer …

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Local and state election results

Republican Mike Parson will remain Missouri governor. As of 9:50 p.m. Tuesday, Parson had nearly 70% of the vote, compared to 28% for Nicole Galloway. Republican statewide office holders also had substantial leads in races for lieutenant governor, secretary of state, treasurer and attorney general. A historic number of voters …

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