Some Immigrant Students Face Doubt Over Missouri College AidWith the fall semester set to begin in weeks for many Missouri colleges and universities, students whose parents brought them illegally to the U.S. still face uncertainty regarding financial aid for the upcoming school year.
Nixon Vetoes Bill Limiting Scholarships For ImmigrantsMissouri governor said instead of punishing students, state should encourage hard work
Nixon Releases More Than $5.6M in Frozen FundsGov. 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 GuidelinesBill 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.