Governors' Trade Missions have Uneven Record of SuccessJay Nixon flew to Spain, Italy and Germany last week to talk business strategies with companies like BMW and BASF chemical plant.
Nixon Joins Other Governors in Afghanistan for Counterterrorism BriefingsThe U.S. Department of Defense picked an unusual time for a delegation of governors to take a tour of Afghanistan. Among those governors is Missouri's Jay Nixon.
Capitol Perspectives: Press Facilities in the StatehouseOne of the issues that has generated discussion within the press corps this legislative session is a bill to take away the offices and parking spaces at Missouri's Capitol that are assigned to reporters who cover state government.
Capitol Perspectives: How Governors Win over the LegislatureAs Missouri's governor enters the holiday season before his second term, Jay Nixon might want to take a look at how past governors have won legislative support for major policy initiatives like his proposal for a major expansion of Medicaid.