Boeing Breaks Ground Today, Adding Hundreds of Jobs to RegionGov. Jay Nixon, legislative leaders and Boeing officials hold a groundbreaking ceremony today to begin construction on an expansion that will bring more than 700 new skilled-labor jobs to the region.
Boeing Brings 700 Production Jobs to St. LouisBoeing is adding 700 new production jobs in St. Louis for its new 777X passenger plane.
Missouri Had Shot at Building Boeing's 777X Up To the EndMissouri was in the running for a new Boeing assembly plant right up until the company decided to stay in Washington state.
WA Politicians Ask Machinists To Approve Boeing Contract777X airliner production hangs in the balance, as Mo. and other states wait and see.
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"
Kinder to Discuss Low-Income Housing Changes MondayKinder was traveling Monday to St. Louis for a news conference with lawmakers and a city alderwoman.
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.
Boeing Rules Out North Carolina Sites For 777X AssemblyA 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.
Boeing Executive Mum on Missouri's Chances in 777X BidGov. 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.
Boeing Bid Could Impact Missouri, Regardless of OutcomeSome insist Missouri made a positive impression on business leaders merely by trying to get Boeing to locate its 777X plant in the area.
Boeing Announces New Jobs Coming to North CountyBetween 300 and 400 jobs are expected to be added, focusing on Systems Technology, Digital Aviation and Metallics and Fabrication.
Nixon Signs $1.7B Incentive Plan For BoeingLawmakers 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.