Tag Archives: Missouri Secretary of State

Local Voter Trends Lineup With State Totals, Except for Senate Race

Scotland County voters lined up with the rest of the state in nearly every aspect of the August 7th Primary Election, with the lone exception being the Missouri District 18 State Senate race where the overwhelming local favorite, Craig Redmon went down to defeat. In Scotland County, 28.55% of registered voters took part in the […]

Voters Reminded to Bring ID to Polling Place for Tuesday Election

Voters are reminded that when they go to the polls on Tuesday, to remember their identification. Missouri’s new photo voter ID law (HB 1631), became effective on June 1, 2017, and outlines identification options for registered Missouri voters to use on Election Day at their polling location. The Missouri Secretary of State’s Office notes that […]

Secretary of State Ashcroft to Visit Scotland County  

Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft will continue his travels across the state promoting local libraries, talking with government and community leaders and discussing Missouri’s photo voter ID law. Ashcroft will visit the Sever-Clark County Library for a tour and children’s storytime. He will visit Memphis to speak with local officials. In Lancaster he will […]

Secretary Ashcroft Appoints Brandon Alexander as Co-Director of Elections Division 

Jefferson City, MO — Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft announced the appointments of Brandon Alexander (R) and Chrissy Peters (D) as Co-Directors of the Elections Division. As the State’s Chief Election Official, Ashcroft is committed to restoring confidence in Missouri’s elections, and these appointments signal a strong step in reestablishing relationships with local election authorities. […]

Gorin R-III Receives $2,000 Grant to Upgrade Library’s Non-Fiction Offerings

The Gorin R-III School Library will be adding new non-fiction materials courtesy of a Nonfiction Collection Makeover Grant. Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander announced on January 23rd that the Missouri State Library, a division of his office, awarded Gorin R-III School District a grant of $2,000 to expand educational resources available to Missouri students […]