For Louis to override the Governors signature, he needed to collect at least 100,000 signatures from six of Missouris eight congressional districts On August 18,. Congressional Districts A Congressional District is a geographic area within a state Most states have more than one district, and each district is supposed to. In the 2016 federal elections, 59 percent of the states electorate chose Hillary Clinton for Oval Office command, an overwhelming 706 percent voted for Chuck. US states, cities and counties nationwide including Atlanta Austin Baltimore Broward County, Florida Beverly Hills, California Dallas Detroit Kansas City,. Although signatures were needed in only six of the states eight Congressional districts, there were enough to qualify from all eight, and they came from all 114 Missouri counties The state was forced to postpone the August 28. JEFFERSON CITY Count Republican Congressmen Billy Long and Todd Akin among the happiest politicians in Missouri Why? Their congressional districts have the populations closest to the 748,615 mark that will be the size of each. JEFFERSON CITY, Mo The Missouri Supreme Court upheld the states new congressional districts Friday, solidifying a Democratic primary fight between two St Louis congressmen and providing certainty for candidates who werent sure. JEFFERSON CITY AP St Louis would lose a congressman and most of northern Missouri would be wrapped into a single US House district under a plan unveiled and quickly approved Monday by a Senate committee The map,. While most of the Congressional probe is focused on Russias alleged In. JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri AP One of Missouris nine congressional districts was on the chopping block Monday as officials waited for word about whether the state population was high enough to keep the current congressional.