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Missouri Had Shot at Building Boeing’s 777X Up To the End

Missouri was in the running for a new Boeing assembly plant right up until the company decided to stay in Washington state.

01/13/2014

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WA Politicians Ask Machinists To Approve Boeing Contract

777X airliner production hangs in the balance, as Mo. and other states wait and see.

12/30/2013

Mo. Lt. Governor Peter Kinder greeting seniors in St. Louis County

Kinder: ‘The Votes Are There’ For Right-To-Work in 2014

“Passage is assured in the House, the votes are there in the Senate, and I believe we stand an excellent chance at making this progress”

12/24/2013

Missouri Lt. Governor Peter Kinder

Kinder to Discuss Low-Income Housing Changes Monday

Kinder was traveling Monday to St. Louis for a news conference with lawmakers and a city alderwoman.

12/23/2013

View of the skyline in the city of Seattle. (MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Labor Leader Predicts Seattle Machinists Will Reject Boeing’s Offer

“I think that ultimately, if they turn it down, it’s probably a positive for the state of Missouri,” Labor Council President Emeritus Bob Kelley said.

12/23/2013

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Boeing Rules Out North Carolina Sites For 777X Assembly

A total of 54 sites in 22 states were up for consideration to build the 777x, including the company’s plant in north St. Louis County.

12/20/2013

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Boeing Executive Mum on Missouri’s Chances in 777X Bid

Gov. Nixon says the $3.5 billion package puts Missouri near the top of the list but VP George Roman wouldn’t say if that is true.

12/17/2013

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Boeing Bid Could Impact Missouri, Regardless of Outcome

Some insist Missouri made a positive impression on business leaders merely by trying to get Boeing to locate its 777X plant in the area.

12/16/2013

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Boeing Announces New Jobs Coming to North County

Between 300 and 400 jobs are expected to be added, focusing on Systems Technology, Digital Aviation and Metallics and Fabrication.

12/12/2013

Standing in front of the Missouri-made Mercury space capsule at the James S. McDonnell Planetarium, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon talks with reporters after signing legislation that would help Missouri to compete for production of the Boeing 777X plane creating thousands of advanced manufacturing jobs, in St. Louis on December 10, 2013. (UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Nixon Signs $1.7B Incentive Plan For Boeing

Lawmakers approved the incentive package during a one-week special session last week. Senate Bill 1 passed the Senate by a vote of 23-8 and the House by a vote of 127-20.

12/10/2013

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