Gov. Jay Nixon
Gov. Jay Nixon on Wednesday proposed awarding $20 million in grants to Missouri’s colleges and universities to prepare more students for employment in mental health.
In hopes to sweeten the deal, St. Louis area construction labor councils have committed to work around the clock and forgo overtime to help Missouri compete for and win Boeing’s next-generation commercial aircraft, the 777X.
Missouri’s bid for a Boeing assembly plant could include more than $1.7 billion of incentives over two decades if the airplane manufacturer adds thousands of jobs, according to new information about the proposal released Tuesday.
Missouri lawmakers have convened a special session aimed at persuading the Boeing Co. to produce the 777X plane in the state.
Guard is processing requests from same-sex partners for military ID cards that are the gateway to accessing benefits.
The state is making up to $2 million available to help develop a lake near Milan, MO.
Gov. Jay Nixon has appointed a St. Louis County attorney to be the new chairman of the St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission.
Income tax cuts? No. Nullification of federal gun-control laws? No. New hurdles for public employee unions? No.
Nixon cites several concerns in his three-page veto.
Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed legislation Friday that would have made it a crime for federal agents to attempt to enforce federal gun laws in Missouri and could have landed journalists in jail for publishing the names of gun owners in the state.