Governor Jay Nixon
State and local leaders call for an expansion of Medicaid in Missouri.
Marijuana is becoming a major issue in Missouri and KMOX asked Governor Jay Nixon what he thinks about it.
The governor talked about his agenda for public education-saying he wants to avoid fiscally irresponsible experiments that would take money out of public schools.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon issued a statement today saying he has refused to halt the execution of white supremacist serial killer Joseph Paul Franklin, calling his crime in Missouri a cowardly and calculated shooting.
Republican led legislature passed bills bolstering gun rights.
Tax credits and liability lawsuits will be the main issues of the week.
Missouri set an all-time high during the 2012 fiscal year by waiving $629 million of revenues through tax credits.
“It is unfair and punitive to retroactively tax at least 122,702 Missourians, particularly without a vote of the people.”
$100 million was borrowed from the Budget Reserve Fund
Ameren wants to build and operate up to five smaller reactors in Missouri.