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Standing in front of the Missouri-made Mercury space capsule at the James S. McDonnell Planetarium, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon comments 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. With more than a dozen states vying to build the 777X, Nixon called the legislature into a special session, passing Senate Bill 1. The Boeing 777X will be the largest and most efficient twin-engine jet in the world. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

State Rep. Wants Nixon to Make Boeing Offer Public

One Missouri Representative wants to know exactly what was in Governor Jay Nixon’s offer to Boeing. Was anything added to the offer after it was passed by the legislature?

01/08/2014

From: Boeing

Boeing Machinists in Seattle Approve Contract; No 777X in St. Louis

The offer fractured the union and drew unusual pleas from politicians who said the deal was necessary to support the area’s economic future.

01/04/2014

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/William Thomas Cain)

Boeing Machinists Voting on Contract Tied to 777X

SEATTLE (AP) — Boeing machinists will decide Friday whether to accept a contract that would concede some pension and health care benefits in order secure assembly of the company’s new 777X airplane in Washington state. […]

01/03/2014

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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

(Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Machinists Leadership Push Boeing Contract Offer

The contract offer is an improvement of more than $1 billion.

12/27/2013

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

STL Person of Year Vote Hotly-Contested

Mayor Slay’s office taking public poll on 2013’s biggest difference-maker

12/27/2013

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Former Prosecutor: Mo. Lawmakers Must Focus on Child Abuse

Darrell Moore says lawmakers should expedite solutions to abuse and neglect the way they did for Boeing incentives.

12/24/2013

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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