Republican members of Missouri’s congressional delegation are praising the U.S. Supreme Court’s unanimous ruling today that restores Donald Trump to the presidential ballot in Colorado.

Colorado had removed Trump from its presidential ballot, saying his involvement in the January 6th, 2021 riot at the U.S. Capitol violated the constitution’s insurrection clause. But in its ruling, the High Court ruled stated that only Congress has the authority to decide if a candidate engaged in insurrection.

U.S. Rep. Mark Alford, R-Mo. 4th District, called the ruling a “huge victory for democracy” in a social media post and said the future of the country “will be grateful for the precedent set today.”

U.S. Rep. Eric Burlison, R-Mo. 7th District, said he’s “extremely happy” that the Supreme Court overturned Colorado’s “insane decision,” removing Trump from the ballot.

Junior U.S. Senator Eric Schmitt, R-Missouri, said it’s the “right and obvious call” and that it was important that the High Court “spoke in one voice.”

Senior U.S. Senator Josh Hawley, R-Missouri, celebrated the ruling on social media, calling the lawsuit “brazen, unconstitutional election interference.”

There has been no comment so far from Missouri’s two Democratic members of the U.S. House, Cori Bush of St. Louis and Emanuel Cleaver of Kansas City. But on December 20th of last year, Bush posted to X, formerly known as Twitter, that she welcomed the Colorado Supreme Court’s decision and that the “former white supremacist-in-chief has no place in the Oval Office, or any office for that matter.”

The ruling only applies to Colorado. It remains to be seen if Maine and Illinois will continue to block Trump from their presidential ballots.

The Jan. 6, 2021 hostile takeover resulted in the deaths and destruction of the U.S. Capitol.

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