Missouri budget

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Missouri Budget Restores Medicaid Benefits

Hundreds of thousands of lower-income adults could regain Medicaid benefits cut a decade ago under a Missouri budget plan passed Friday that also boosts spending for public education.


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Senate Panel to Consider Missouri Budget Plan

The Senate Appropriations Committee is to begin hearings today on a roughly $26 billion budget for the fiscal year that starts in July.


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Mo. House Budget Plan Skips Medicaid Expansion

Plan also provides a smaller increase for public colleges and universities


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Missouri Workers to be Off Day After Thanksgiving

Gov. Jay Nixon signed an executive order today closing state offices the Friday after the holiday.



Missouri State Workers To Be Off Day After Thanksgiving

Gov. Jay Nixon cited improving state revenue while announcing Friday that he signed an executive order to close state offices on Nov. 23.


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Mo. Lawmakers into Final Week

Lawmakers have already passed a $24 billion budget and a bill creating a dedicated funding source for veterans nursing homes.


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Missouri Budget Finalized as Deadline Nears

Missouri lawmakers have finally made progress on the state’s $24 billion operating budget.


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Missouri Vet on Hunger Strike Over Lawmaker Inaction

“We’re really hoping this year they get their act together and instead of pointing their fingers at each other that they know veterans vote, and we point our fingers at them.”


Missouri Lawmakers at Loggerheads over Budget

Passing the state budget is the only thing the Missouri Constitution requires the General Assembly to accomplish during the session.


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Missouri Budget Due in Four Days

The budget must be sent to Gov. Jay Nixon’s desk by May 11 at 6 p.m.



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