Nixon Cuts $59 Million After Lawmakers Enact Tax BreaksThe cuts include more than $24 million for K-12 schools, $20 million for highway projects, more than $8 million for higher education and more than $4 million for agricultural programs.
Missouri Lawmakers Back Voter Photo ID, Looser Gun LawsMissouri's Republican-led Legislature used its supermajority Wednesday to override a gubernatorial veto of a voter photo ID requirement, then immediately shifted its attention to measure that would significantly relax the state's gun laws.
Gov. Nixon 'Optimistic' Some Vetoes Will StickRepublicans have enough members in both chambers to override vetoes.
Missouri Bill to Protect Those Who Save Kids from Hot CarsMissouri would be the eighth state to enact a good-Samaritan law aimed at helping people locked in cars.
Florissant Fights Management Change for License OfficeThe Mayor of Florissant is calling on residents to make their voices heard concerning the future of the state license office in his city.
Nixon Calls in National Guard; West Alton Residents Told To EvacuateResidents in West Alton are being told to evacuate immediately at this hour, due to the overtopping of the Consolidated North County Levee on the Mississippi River.
Governor: Missouri's Storm-Related Death Toll Rises to 10Missouri's death toll from floodwaters fueled by days of downpours has climbed to 10 and appeared likely to grow, Gov. Jay Nixon warned Monday as some communities braced for expected record river crests in coming days.
Gov. Nixon: Religious Exemptions for Immigrants Contrary to American Values"That's not what America is," Nixon said. "We're a diverse country. We're a diverse state. That's how this country was formed, and how it's going to grow."
Coleman Appointed to Missouri Utility Regulation PanelColeman currently is director of the state Office of Community Engagement.
Nixon: Mo. Will be 'Very Prepared' for Anniversary of Brown's DeathNixon says his focus is on what he calls the two pillars of "speech and safety."
2 Meetings Held by Panel Examining Ferguson DecisionsThe chairman cites difficulty in coordinating members' schedules.
Rep. Candidate Calls for Penalties on Profits of Body PartsA Republican candidate for governor is calling on Gov. Nixon to have a special session to implement stiffer penalties for the purchase and selling of fetal tissues and organs.