Governor Jay Nixon

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Medicaid Expansion Receives State, Local Support

State and local leaders call for an expansion of Medicaid in Missouri.

03/14/2014

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Gov. Nixon Responds to Possible Legalization of Marijuana in Mo.

Marijuana is becoming a major issue in Missouri and KMOX asked Governor Jay Nixon what he thinks about it.

03/14/2014

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Governor Nixon Addresses St. Louis Area School Leaders

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.

03/08/2014

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Nixon Won’t Stop Execution

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.

11/18/2013

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Nixon Hears From Voters On Gun Legislation

Republican led legislature passed bills bolstering gun rights.

06/08/2013

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Many Issues Left For Mo. Legislature In Final Week

Tax credits and liability lawsuits will be the main issues of the week.

05/11/2013

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Push to Change Missouri’s Tax Credit Programs

Missouri set an all-time high during the 2012 fiscal year by waiving $629 million of revenues through tax credits.

08/30/2012

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Missouri Retroactive Tax Looming

“It is unfair and punitive to retroactively tax at least 122,702 Missourians, particularly without a vote of the people.”

08/28/2012

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Missouri Taps Reserve Fund

$100 million was borrowed from the Budget Reserve Fund

08/02/2012

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Push for Modular Nuclear Reactors in Missouri

Ameren wants to build and operate up to five smaller reactors in Missouri.

07/23/2012

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