Gov. Jay Nixon is planning to tour the nooks and crannies of the Missouri Capitol to get a firsthand look at repairs that could be financed through a bonding plan.
Charlie with Stock Market Strategist Al Goldman; and with Amelia Bond of the Greater Saint Louis Community Foundation.
The Democratic governor is vetoing the Republican plan to cut taxes by $620 million annually.
Missouri senators have approved a to-do list of more than 300 items that could be funded through a bonding proposal.
Mayor Alvin Parks held a press conference Wednesday to announce that the city would no longer be subject to state oversight of its finances.
Board member Mick Madison, who voted no on the plans, says he is not against the project entirely, but several questions are being left unanswered.
Mortgage rates have risen in the past few months putting a slight crinkle in the slowly improving St. Louis market.
Charlie talks with Market Analyst Larry Swedroe of Buckingham Asset Management about the state of the markets.
Express Scripts, the nation’s leading pharmacy benefit manager, is one step closer to a planned expansion of its north St. Louis County campus.
“The sales tax issue did pass, the bond issue did not. It required two-thirds favorable vote, 66 percent, and it only received 60 percent,” he said.