Gephardt News

Reminder to Register and Vote in Upcoming Primaries

Primary elections are taking place across the country, and we encourage all eligible voters to check your local Board of Elections website for upcoming dates and polling information. To update your voter registration or register to vote in any state, click here.

For Missouri voters, there will be a primary election on August 4. This election will determine candidates for the House of Representatives and St. Louis County Executive on the November ballot, Medicaid expansion, and more. Read Chancellor Martin and Dean Perlmutter’s statement of support for Medicaid expansion in Missouri.

To vote in the August election, you will need to register before July 8. Additionally, all Missouri voters are eligible to vote by mail in this election. You can request a mail-in or absentee ballot here before they are due on July 22. If you have any questions, please email the Gephardt Institute at