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3 Missouri School Districts Considering 4-Day Week

At least three southwest Missouri school districts are considering switching to four-day weeks to save money, improve student engagement and retrain teachers.


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Report: More Illinois State Workers Making Over $100,000

10 percent of Illinois government employees made more than $100,000 in 2013 up 1,600 from a year earlier.


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Illinois Gov Tries to Stop Lawmakers Pay Until Pension Crisis is Fixed

Gov. Pat Quinn said he would use his line-item veto power in a budget bill that’s on his desk, also vowing to not accept a salary himself until a compromise has been agreed.


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St. Louis a Rising Tech City According to

Tech openings posted by St. Louis-based companies, like Anheuser-Busch and IBM are up 25-percent over the past year.


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Capitol Perspectives: I Miss The Blue Book

Every two years around this time, statehouse folks anxiously awaited release of the manual by the Secretary of State.



Washington University’s Wrighton Among Best-Paid College Presidents

According to the Chronicle of Higher Education, in 2010, Wrighton received a total compensation package of nearly $2.3 million.


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Science Center Demotes 5 VPs

The move will save the museum about $400,000 a year.


MLB's average salary finishes over $3 million

NEW YORK (KMOX) — The average salary in Major League Baseball has finished over $3 million for the first time.