Wedge Issues Dominate 2012 Mo. Leg Session Wedge issues are deliberately divisive measures to identify for voters a clear difference between the two political parties.
Budget Deadline Drawing Near for Missouri LawmakersHouse and Senate Republicans continue to be divided on many issues in the budget, including the passage of a $70 million tax amnesty program.
Mo. Budget Blocked by Senate ConservativesThe Senate adjourned near midnight after eight hours without a compromise on Missouri's $24 billion budget.
Amature Sporting Events Tax Credit Blocked"We have now back slided so far that now we have to pass tax credit bills just to keep the jobs we have."

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