Missouri will elect a U.S. Senator and a Governor in 2012.
Presidential Primary registration deadline – January 11, 2012
Presidential Primary date – February 7, 2012
State Primary registration date – July 11, 2012
State Primary date – August 7, 2012
General Election registration date – October 10, 2012
Election information phone number – 573-751-2301; 800-NOW-VOTE (669-8683)
State election website –
In person – Early voting in person
is not permitted.
By mail – A voter may vote early by mail
if he meets one of the following qualifications: absence from “the
jurisdiction of the election authority in which such voter is registered to
vote” on Election Day; illness or physical disability (including caregivers
of those with an illness or physical disability); work at a polling place
other than his own on Election Day; religious belief or practice prevents
going to the polls; incarceration, provided person is otherwise eligible to
Requests for absentee/vote-by-mail ballots must be
received no later than 5:00 p.m. on the Wednesday before the election.
Absentee ballots must be received by the close of polls on Election Day.
Absentee voting by mail – Begins September 25