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Make your voice heard. Vote August 6.

Every election matters. Every vote counts.

Missouri's primary election is Tuesday, Aug. 6. Voting is a right and a powerful opportunity to shape the future of Missouri for you and your loved ones.

Your vote is your voice on issues that matter to you.

Missourians need and deserve candidates who support health care. These candidates for statewide office have a proven track record of supporting programs and policies essential to improving health care in the state.

Learn more about the candidates and issues that will be on your primary ballot in August.

How To Vote

Polling places are open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, Aug. 6. If you are in line by 7 p.m., you have the right to cast your vote.

If you are unable to vote in person on Election Day, you may request an absentee ballot on or before July 23 (the second Tuesday before the election). Voters can request absentee ballots from their local election authority in person, by mail, by fax or by e-mail.

From July 23, the second Tuesday before an election, to Aug. 5, the day before the election, you may vote a no-excuse absentee ballot in person at a location designated by your local election authority.

Make sure you bring an acceptable form of identification to the polls.

Spread The Word

Encourage your family, friends and neighbors to vote. Make sure they have a plan to request an absentee ballot or to get to the polls on Aug. 6.

What's Next

Missouri's general election is Tuesday, Nov. 5. The last day to register to vote in the general election is Wednesday, Oct. 9.

Every vote matters. A healthier Missouri starts with you.

Paid for by the Missouri Hospital Association, Jon D. Doolittle, President and CEO