Missouri voters on Tuesday rejected a closely watched proposed constitutional amendment to limit Missouri teacher-tenure protections while tying evaluations for educators to student performance data.
Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell won a hard-fought sixth term Tuesday, putting him a step closer to his lifelong dream of becoming majority leader and getting the GOP off to a good start in its goal of taking control of the Senate.
Resurgent Republicans captured a West Virginia Senate seat long in Democratic hands and bid for control of the Senate and a tighter grip on the House Tuesday in elections shaped by widespread voter discontent with President Barack Obama.
Polls across Missouri close at 7 p.m. Results will be posted as they become available.
The Associated Press files updated video reports on the Nov. 4, 2014, national elections.
Missouri voters were deciding Tuesday on four proposed constitutional changes that could affect public schools, state finances, child sex-abuse prosecutions and the way people vote in future elections.
Coast to coast, voters cast ballots with an audible harrumph on Tuesday — many of them unhappy with their choices and doubtful things will get better no matter who wins.
Republicans challenged Democrats for control of the Senate and sought to pad their majority in the House on Tuesday in elections shaped by widespread voter discontent with President Barack Obama.
When it comes to voters statewide, the question isn’t so much who you’re voting for, but what? This election cycle finds Missouri with just one statewide elected office — auditor — on the ballot. Instead, voters statewide are being greeted by a series of ballot questions aimed at specific issues.
Republican incumbent Blaine Luetkemeyer has won his fourth term for the District 3 congressional seat.
Working his last election as Cole County clerk, Marvin Register is predicting 34 percent of registered voters in the county will cast a ballot Tuesday.
After 7 p.m. Tuesday, political advertising is meaningless — because the polls will be closed and voters’ choices made.
Brian Stumpe began thinking about running for Cole County circuit judge as incumbent Pat Joyce was considering not seeking a third term. But Joyce decided to campaign for a third, six-year term on the circuit court bench.
During almost any hotly contested election, qualifications for an office can become an issue.
Their grip on the Senate majority slipping, anxious Democrats aggressively courted female voters Saturday on the final weekend of a midterm campaign that will decide the balance of power in Congress and statehouses during President Barack Obama's final years in office.