The Missourian has been documenting the 2008 election in slideshows. Click here to watch and listen.
First-time voter discusses experience
What influences people to vote?
What brings First Ward residents out to vote
Residents turned out midday to cast their ballots at the Armory Sports and Community Center, located at 701 E. Ash St. Voters said they wanted change and for their voices to be heard.
West Columbia voters
What brings people in the east side of town out to vote
Residents turned out early to cast their ballots at Campus Lutheran Church located at 304 S. College Ave. Voters’ concerns included health care reform, the character of candidates and negative campaigning.
What it means to volunteer
Mary von Schoenborn volunteers to help a political campaign for the first time.