Missouri Gov. Nixon to Work as Lawyer After Term EndsNixon spokesman Scott Holste confirmed on Friday that the outgoing governor will work for the Dowd Bennett firm in Clayton.
Victim of 1982 Attack That Killed Mom: Wrong Man in Prison``I made a mistake, and I am heartbroken,'' DeBoer, now 42, wrote in an application for a pardon or executive commutation to Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon this week. ``I have incredible guilt for my role.''
Gov. Nixon Sometimes Commuting to Work from St. LouisIt could carry a cost for taxpayers.
Missouri Employment Reaches All-Time HighDepartment of Economic Development said nonfarm payroll employment grew by 9,300 jobs in October.
Discrimination Against Nixon Delayed as More Cases SurfaceA judge this week decided to postpone the trial until late February, after Nixon leaves office. Nixon, a Democrat, can't run for re-election this year because of term limits.
Gov. Nixon Issues 9 More PardonsGranting a pardon restores rights but doesn't expunge criminal records.
Gov. Nixon Target of Discrimination LawsuitThe lawsuit originates from the firing of Gracia Backer from her job at the Missouri Department of Labor in 2013.
Final Veto Showdown for Missouri's Most-Overridden GovernorMissouri lawmakers are set to expand Gov. Jay Nixon's already historic status as the state's most overridden governor.
Missouri Judge Stops Appointment of Nixon as Public DefenderAn order Thursday by Cole County Circuit Judge Patricia Joyce said only courts can appoint defenders.
Audit: State Buildings Not Maintained Due to Poor FundingThere's a nearly $600 million backlog of deferred maintenance on state buildings because of inadequate funding, Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway said.
Missouri Governor Pardons 7 More in Final Months in OfficeThey all served their sentences.
Missouri Governor Defends Record on Public Defender BudgetThe recent pushback comes after lawmakers budgeted a $4.5 million funding increase for public defenders this fiscal year. Nixon then cut that to $1 million.