Missouri Gaming Commission
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon announced plans Thursday to freeze $22 million that had been budgeted for public schools and colleges because lawmakers failed to include enough money in a mid-year spending plan passed this week.
Missouri Gaming Commission grants temporary license approval.
Hatches will take over for James Mathewson, who stepped down as chairman at the end of May.
Gaming Commission money now used for early childhood education would instead go to veterans’ homes.
Gaming Commission money that now goes for early childhood education would be used instead to increase funding for veterans’ homes and for certain Missouri National Guard benefits.
St. Louis Police work with Lumiere to reduce crime around the casino.
The Missouri Gaming Commission voted Wednesday to relax rules for the state’s casino exclusion list, which imposes a lifetime casino ban on problem gamblers who voluntarily sign up for it
Rick Faccin refuses his raise in Madison County, IL…Cheech Ramirez talks about being a victim of a “knockout king” assault in Tower Grove…U.S. Cong. Todd Akin addresses the payroll tax cut issue…Gene McNary gives his take on easing the lifetime gambling ban…and, Rex Reed of Youthbridge offers $25,000 worth of grant money to other non-profit organizations who help children’s causes.
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — It’s official, the St. Louis area won’t be getting a new casino.