However, some residents aren't happy with the outcome of the mid-term elections.
"I am definitely a little more conservative," Taryn Waint said. "I am worried that there will be changes that are against my morals or values."
University of Missouri political science professor Marvin Overby said we'll have to wait to see how the elections affect national policy.
"Part of that will depend on how unified the Democrats are," he explained. "A lot of the seats they picked up in this election are more moderate than the leadership is going to be. We're going to have to see how the leadership in the House moderates itself."