Brianna Lennon | St. Louis Public Radio

Brianna Lennon

A voter fills out a ballot at Central Baptist Church on March 10, 2020.
Carolina Hidalgo | St. Louis Public Radio

Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft says lawmakers would be amenable to passing election legislation aimed at responding to coronavirus fears — after municipal elections were moved recently from April to June.

What changes would actually be made is still under discussion. Some ideas include broadening the use of absentee ballots and implementing a vote-by-mail program.