Kermit Miller

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Ballot Access: Mailing It In

Way back in January, long before the coronavirus became the yardstick by which everything legislative…

Cleaner … or Dirtier?

The political battle regarding the “Clean Missouri” amendment.


A rundown of how Missouri’s politicians are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Politics of Disease

Reflecting on the state government’s initial reaction in mid-March to COVID-19.

An Audit Battle

Reflecting on the year-long exit audit conducted on former Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley.

The State of the State 

Governor Mike Parson delivers an overview of how Missouri is faring.

Legislation to Watch in 2020

This session’s pre-filed bills forecast an active election year.

Medicaid Expansion

Discussing Missouri’s initial choice to opt out of Medicaid and a possible public vote to reverse that decision.

The Politics of Vaping

Missouri’s response to the vaping epidemic facing our youth.

The Elephant in the Room

The first extra session of the Missouri General Assembly skirts around the topic of lethal violence.

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Heads Counted, Lines Drawn

The state auditor is soliciting applicants for the person who will oversee the redrawing congressional and Missouri legislative boundary lines.

The Summer of Suffrage

Last November, women accounted for 135 of the candidates for state and federal administrative, legislative, and judicial offices, a Missouri record.