The Missouri State Constitutional Convention Clearinghouse

Information on Missouri's constitutionally mandated Nov. 8, 2022 constitutional convention referendum, including news, opinion, and history

News & Opinion

Nozicka, Luke, Missouri votes no on constitutional convention, Kansas City Star, Nov. 9, 2022.

General Election Results – State of Missouri, Missouri Secretary of State, Nov. 8, 2022.

Missouri Constitutional Convention Question Election Results, New York Times, Nov. 8, 2022.

Hancock, Jason, Missouri election guide: The big questions voters will face on Tuesday’s ballot, Missouri Independent, Nov. 7, 2022.

Mitchell, Taiyler Simone, Missouri Constitutional Convention Question: Voters will decide on a state constitutional convention, Business Insider, Nov. 6, 2022.

On Tuesday, voters will be asked if Missouri should hold a Constitutional Convention, with power to submit a new constitution or a series of amendments. How will you vote?, Joplin Globe, Nov. 5, 2022.

Missouri voters to decide on statewide constitutional convention, ABC17, Nov. 4, 2022.

Amos, Lori, What to know about the constitutional convention question on Tuesday’s ballot, West Plains Daily Quill, Nov. 4, 2022,

Barker, Kimberly, 5 issues to appear on Missouri ballot, Joplin Globe, Nov. 4, 2022.

State, local issues on Tuesday’s ballot, Standard Democrat, Nov. 4, 2022.

Woehlk, Geoffrey, Analysis: Constitutional questions explained, Lincoln News Now!, Nov. 3, 2022.

Falcon, Hannah, Missouri voters to decide on statewide constitutional convention, News-Press Now, Nov. 3, 2022.

Missouri Voter Guide: What’s on the 2022 midterm ballot, KCTV, Nov. 2, 2022.

Election Day Breakdown: The Constitutional Convention Question, Ozark Radio News, Nov. 2, 2022.

Vaughn, Curtis, Vote ‘yes’ for a Missouri Constitutional Convention on Tuesday, Springfield News-Leader, Nov. 2, 2022.

Lewis, McKenzie, General election poses questions for Missouri’s future, The Standard, Nov. 1, 2022.

Missourians once again have the ability to vote for a new state constitution (listen), Missourinet, Nov. 1, 2022.

“Highlights with Hegeman” for the Week of Oct. 31: To Change Or Not to Change, Oct. 31, 2022.

Doherty, Camden, Five proposed constitutional amendments on the ballot in November, Columbia Missourian, Oct 30, 2022.

Miller, Ashley, Missouri to vote on constitutional convention, KHQA, Oct. 28, 2022.

Missouri voters will decide whether to hold a convention to overhaul the state constitution, NPR, Oct. 25, 2022.

Sen. Denny Hoskins’ Capitol Report for Week of Oct. 24, 2022, Oct. 25, 2022.

Bojorquez, Ted, Missouri will be voting on constitutional changes, here’s what those changes mean, KZRG, Oct. 17, 2022.

Scott, Steve, Voters to Decide if Missouri Needs a New State Constitution, KZRG, Oct. 16, 2022.

Wallington, Natalie, All Missouri voters will see these five questions on the ballot. Here’s what they mean, Kansas City Star, Oct. 3, 2022.

Editorial: The Missouri Constitution is an outdated mess. Outside big money would make it worse, Kansas City Star, Aug. 26, 2022.

Bohrer, Becky, and David A. Lieb, State constitutional convention measures stoke partisan fear, Associated Press,

Reeves, Christopher, Nuts & Bolts—Inside a Democratic campaign: Ballot initiatives, Daily Kos, Feb. 20, 2022.

Keller, Rudi, Missourians will vote this November on whether to hold a state constitutional convention, The Joplin Globe, Feb. 13, 2022. This is a more detailed version of the article below.

Keller, Rudi, Missourians will vote in November on whether to hold a state constitutional convention, Kansas City Star, Feb. 1, 2022.

Keller, Rudi, How would a Missouri constitutional convention work?, Missouri Independent, Feb. 1, 2022. Same author and date of publication as the above article, but a much shorter version of it. Tweet from the author: “‘The power of a Constitutional Convention is beyond the reach of the governor or the legislature. No veto can block its work and no sanction is needed from lawmakers.’ Via @RudiKellerMI@MO_Independent#moleg#mogov#ConstitutionalConvention.” Reddit on the article.

Snider, J.H., Appellate judges should call a jury to pick state Senate’s redistricting map, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Jan. 24, 2022.