In a surprise upset that made national headlines on Tuesday, Cori Bush took down longtime U.S. Rep. William Lacy Clay, ending his 20-year career hold on Missouri’s 1st Congressional District.
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In statewide races on Tuesday, Aug. 4, several candidates with local connections handily won their primaries setting them up for general election contests on Tuesday, Nov. 3.
After a neck-and-neck contest most of Tuesday evening, Amendment 2 for Medicaid expansion pulled ahead with 53% of Missouri voters choosing to support the health care measure.
Voters approved a minor overhaul to the St. Louis County Charter — a constitution that describes organization, powers and functions for governance of the region — according to unofficial election results in the Aug. 4 election.
An amendment for Medicaid expansion passed by a wide margin in St. Louis County, according to unofficial results from the Aug. 4 election.