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Missouri Senate Panel Votes To End Renters’ Tax Break

The legislation backed by Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon and Republican Senate leaders would eliminate a tax credit for about 104,000 low-income renters.


UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Gov. Nixon Traveling To South Korea, Taiwan

The Missouri governor plans to depart Friday for a week long trip to sign several trade agreements.


Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Nixon Pushes Medicaid Expansion Says It’ll Benefit Mentally Ill

Locked in a battle with Republican lawmakers over how far to expand Medicaid in Missouri, Democratic Governor Nixon swung through St. Louis to push his plan.


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Gov. Nixon Declares State of Emergency in Response to Winter Storm

It allows state agencies to coordinate directly with local jurisdictions to provide emergency services.


This picture of the new state Highway Patrol plane was tweeted by Sen. Ryan Silvey, R-Kansas City, on Wednesday

Missouri House Panel Demands Answers on New State Plane

Lawmakers are questioning the need for the plane and whether its purchase was politically motivated.


1/4/13-With a host of police officers and other public safety officials at his back, Governor Jay Nixon presents his case for reinstating exemptions to the Missouri Sunshine Law Friday at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. (UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Nixon Seeks Quick Reinstatement Of Sunshine Law Provisions

Exemptions protecting security plans for schools, hospitals, etc. expired at the end of 2012.



Gov. Nixon Comes Out Against Guns in School

Gov. Jay Nixon has come out in opposition to legislative proposals that would allow teachers to carry concealed guns into classrooms.


Missouri Governor encourages hunters to donate venison to Share the Harvest

Nixon Urges Deer Hunters to Help Feed Needy

Deer hunting season is upon us, and Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is asking hunters to help curb Missouri’s hunger epidemic.


Some Missourians Can Time Out Their Criminal Records

Missourians who were convicted of a crime years ago now have a chance to have their criminal record erased.


Missouri Governor Jay Nixon signing Senate Bill 689 into law

Nixon Wrapping Up Action on Missouri Legislation

Nixon signed legislation that made several changes to state election laws.





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