Budget Director Linda Luebbering
The state budget director says Missouri’s general revenue collections are up 7.5 percent compared with 2014.
Missouri may soon need to dip into its reserves in order to pay its bills.
If congress doesn’t decide what to do with the debt ceiling by a mid-October deadline, that opens up a new set of problems.
Some senators said they are worried what Nixon’s proposed cuts could do to tuition costs at universities.