Voters nationwide will head to the polls on November 8 in what has been an incredibly contentious election. And while the presidential election has been high profile, voters in the bi-state will have other big decisions to make as well.

In Missouri, voters will elect a new governor, a decision that will likely determine whether Missouri becomes a "right to work" state.

Republican incumbent U.S. Senator Roy Blunt is also working to defend his seat against challenger Democrat Jason Kander as Republicans fight to maintain majority control of the Senate.

In addition, voters in St. Louis County will be voting on a proposition that would levy a tax increase to care for the area's aging population.

This guide aims to help you make informed decisions as you head to the polls. After all, it's your democracy.