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Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon listens to residents and faith and community leaders as they discuss unrest in the town of Ferguson following the shooting death of Michael Brown during a forum held at Christ the King UCC Church on Aug. 14, 2014 in Florissant, Mo. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Nixon Releases More Than $5.6M in Frozen Funds

Gov. Jay Nixon has released more than $5.6 million in state funds he had frozen earlier, saying the move was possible because Missouri gained jobs in September.



Mo. May Tighten State Scholarship Guidelines

Bill in state senate would set attendance requirements, in hopes of making college students finish degrees on a time schedule.



Lawmakers Seek Busing, Scholarship Increases

Three lawmakers called for about $35 million in increases for bus transportation at public schools.