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Source: US State of Missouri

For immediate release:                  March 11, 2020

Contact:                                           Maura Browning, Communications Director

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Unofficial Election Results Expected to be Certified by April 10

Jefferson City, Mo. — Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft said today that he expects the state board of canvassers to certify the Presidential Preference Primary election results by April 10, pursuant to Section 115.511, RSMo. Results shown on the Office’s Election Night Reporting site ( are unofficial until certified by the board of canvassers.

 Local election authorities will accept military and overseas ballots by mail until Friday, March 13, as provided in Section 115.920, RSMo. Any such ballots received by March 13 will be counted and added to the official results reported by the local election authority to the Secretary of State.

 According to unofficial results, statewide voter turnout was 23.52%. Of the 4,135,577 registered voters in Missouri, 972,777 cast a ballot in the Presidential Preference Primary.


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