Welcome to Mineral Area College! For the next few years you will be on one of the most exciting journeys of your life. Among the many things you will experience, this journey will teach you about your rights and responsibilities as a citizen. One of the most important responsibilities is the right to vote and responsibility to participate in our democracy. You should Register and Vote in all elections.
For many of you, your college years will afford you the first opportunity to exercise your right to vote. In Missouri, the procedures for registering and voting are simple and straightforward. Please log on to the Missouri Secretary of State web site at http://www.sos.mo.gov for complete registering and voting information.
If you are interested in politics, you can contact local, state, and federal candidates at their campaign offices. In addition, you can contact local, state or national political parties. Many candidates and political parties have web sites. The state parties in Missouri can be contacted at the websites below.
The Missouri Democratic Party – (573) 636-5241 www.missouridems.org
The Missouri Republican Party – (573) 636-3146 www.mogop.org