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Pending Defense Cuts Threaten Thousands of Jobs

If automatic budget cuts are triggered in January, Missouri stands to lose 51-thousand jobs.

07/23/2012

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Possible Mo. Budget Cuts Due Out Today

Missouri universities and social services programs may soon learn whether their budgets will be cut for the upcoming year

06/22/2012

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Nixon Restores Missouri’s Education Funding

Schools in Missouri will receive about $6.8 million that Jay Nixon previously cut.

04/10/2012

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Budget Cuts Loom for St. Louis Public Schools

The district is cutting more than $11 million from its 2012-13 budget.

03/29/2012

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Quinn Plan Would Cut Drug Treatment in Prisons

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn’s prison plan goes beyond closing eight facilities.

03/12/2012

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Proposed Illinois DNR Budget Cuts at 13.5 Percent

IDNR Director Marc Miller says parks will “absolutely not” be closed.

03/05/2012

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Illinois Tries to Bail Itself Out

Now, the governor is asking everyone to cut 9 percent from their budgets.

02/23/2012

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Children’s Hospitals: More Budget Cuts Would be Devastating

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.

02/16/2012

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City Fires Top Jailer after Dispute over Escapes

Four inmates had escaped since the spring, but Gene Stubblefiled blamed it on a Slay Administration culture of budget cutting

01/06/2012

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Thousands Of Illinois State Jobs In Jeopardy

Governor Pat Quinn says there is no bluff when it comes to closing state facilities and forcing layoffs.

09/14/2011

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