Voter guide for Tuesday's Missouri primary race - KMOV.com

Voter guide for Tuesday's Missouri primary race

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMOV / AP) - Missouri's most competitive Republican governor's primary race in two decades is coming to a close Tuesday.

Missouri voters will choose from among four well-funded candidates in the GOP governor's primary. Democrats also will select their gubernatorial nominee to replace term-limited Gov. Jay Nixon.

And primary voters will pick a full slate of candidates for Missouri's statewide executive offices, the U.S. Senate and House, the state Legislature and numerous local offices.

Election officials are predicting a voter turnout of 31 percent.

Republican gubernatorial candidates John Brunner, Eric Greitens, Catherine Hanaway and Peter Kinder had together already spent more than $22 million as of about two weeks before the election.

Not since 1992 has there been a Republican governor's primary as hotly contested with as many candidates.

Polling places open Tuesday, August 2, at 6 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. To check your voting status or find your polling place, click here.

To learn more about the voting process and what you need to bring with you to vote, click here.

The winners of their respective primaries will face off in the general election on Tuesday, November 8.

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