One day after Gov. Jay Nixon’s administration told legislators it could float bonds without their approval for a new St. Louis football stadium, a resolution was offered in the state Senate to shut the door on the idea.
“I am still a Democrat at heart and I didn’t want to leave,” English said. “I’m still voting the same way I did before; my labor-friendly Democrats won’t have to worry.”
Read the text of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon’s State of the State address on January 21, 2015.
During his remarks Wednesday related to Ferguson, Nixon said there often is “too much fear and too little trust.”
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon plans to propose a $50 million increase in basic school aid during Wednesday’s State of the State address, but some education groups already have concerns that it won’t be enough to avoid potential cuts.
Enacting a constitutional amendment would require voter approval if the measure passes the Legislature
Would make tests on oxygen levels in the blood mandatory for infants in a hospital
Sen. Jason Crowell says he objects to overhaul of state’s tax credits for businesses.