Kermit Miller

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New Year, Unfinished Business

Under ordinary circumstances, a long off-season break (with an intervening election) would create a sense…

Early Voting in Missouri

Even though virtually everyone knew it was coming, the controversy surrounding the extended counting of…

Second Monday in October

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Testing the Castle Doctrine

When we look back on the summer of COVID-19 and racial unrest, we will recall…

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In the Hot Seat

A look at the primaries and what it means for November’s election.

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.