In the Missouri House, Republicans now control 106 of the 163 seats in the chamber, up from 88. That is more than 65 percent of the seats. According to the Kansas City Star, this is the largest House majority since 1987, when Democrats held 109 seats.
In the Senate, Republicans won 13 of the 17 contested seats, bringing their total to 26 of the 34 seats. Two incumbent Democratic senators were defeated, and one term-limited Democratic seat was won by a Republican.