Voters across the country are getting ready to cast ballots in next week’s mid-term elections. While there are many exciting races in various parts of the country, here in Missouri it’s looking like more of a snooze-fest, according to Doctor Terry Smith, political science professor at Columbia College:

Smith also says he expects Republicans to maintain their sizeable majorities in the Missouri House and Senate, and for Republican State Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick to cruise to an easy victory in the State Auditor’s race. The only contest with any level of uncertainty is the recreational marijuana ballot initiative.