Columbia and Boone County residents are hitting the polls today, casting their ballots for a use tax. Ashland and Harrisburg are also voting on the issue.
The committee name "Josh Hawley Senate Exploratory Committee" has been submitted to the Federal Election Commission.
Voters in Boone County renewed a county-wide road and bridge tax in Tuesday's special election. 13,495 people voted in favor of proposition one while 2,217 voted against it.
UPDATE: Republican Sara Walsh beat Democrat Michela Skelton. Walsh received 3,737 votes while Skelton garnered 3,439.