Posted: Aug 6, 2012 10:14 PM by Ashleigh Johnson
Updated: Sep 28, 2012 11:08 AM
Missouri Voters will go to the polls Tuesday with several issues and races before them. Polls open at 6 a.m. and close at 7 p.m.
If voters are not in line by 7 p.m., they will not be allowed to vote. If they are already in line by that time, they will be allowed to cast a ballot.
Voters must bring at least one form of identification. Acceptable forms are:
One of the biggest decisions voters will make is which of the eight Republican candidates will take on U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill (D-Missouri), the incumbent. Other decisions being made Tuesday include Missouri Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and Secretary of State candidates.
Jefferson City's controversial Proposition 2 will be decided on Tuesday as well. It proposes a quarter cent fire sales tax that would help the Jefferson City fire department get more up-to-date equipment, training courses, and other things the department needs. Opponents of the proposition are concerned about how the money will be regulated.