Tax intended to offset budget cuts in social service programs.
If automatic budget cuts are triggered in January, Missouri stands to lose 51-thousand jobs.
Missouri universities and social services programs may soon learn whether their budgets will be cut for the upcoming year
Schools in Missouri will receive about $6.8 million that Jay Nixon previously cut.
The district is cutting more than $11 million from its 2012-13 budget.
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn’s prison plan goes beyond closing eight facilities.
IDNR Director Marc Miller says parks will “absolutely not” be closed.
Now, the governor is asking everyone to cut 9 percent from their budgets.
Just as they feared. Leaders of children’s hospitals nationwide and in St. Louis say President Obama’s 2013 budget cuts them to the bone.
Four inmates had escaped since the spring, but Gene Stubblefiled blamed it on a Slay Administration culture of budget cutting