Nixon Signs Bill to Connect Prisons, Hospitals to Local FoodMissouri Gov. Jay Nixon has signed legislation to expand a state program aimed at serving locally grown food in school cafeterias.
State Senator Proposes Bill for Disabled StudentsQualified nonprofits would distribute the money to kids with special needs or invest the money received.
Empowerment Center in Ferguson to Triple in SizeThe Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis' Community Empowerment Center in Ferguson will be three times larger than originally planned.
New Proposal for Downtown Football StadiumMissouri’s Finance Board heard presentations Tuesday about 50 million dollars in tax credits for a new football station.
Illinois Residents to Keep Insurance Subsidies After RulingThe U.S. Supreme Court's decision Thursday to uphold tax subsidies under President Barack Obama's health care overhaul allows thousands of Illinois residents to continue receiving help with their monthly insurance premiums.
Improper Payments by Federal Agencies Reach Record $125BThe payments included tax credits for families that didn't qualify, Medicare payments for treatments that might not have been necessary, and unemployment benefits for people who were actually working.
Missouri Board Backs Tax Credits for Gateway ArchThe tax credits would be used to leverage private contributions for the renovation and expansion of a museum at the Arch.
Missouri Governor Again Pushes Tax Credit CurbsA day after senators endorsed a tax cut plan, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said Thursday that any discussion of tax cuts "is a nonstarter'' until lawmakers first curb the amount of tax breaks going to commercial and residential developers.
Commission Approves Low-Income Housing Tax CreditsMillions of dollars in tax credits for low-income housing construction in Missouri became reality Friday, three months after they were delayed by a deal to pass an incentive package for Boeing.
New Tax Cut Plan Debated in Missouri SenateA new plan to cut Missouri income taxes is drawing opposition from both Republicans and Democrats in the state Senate.
Health Reform Rollout: Today – 2018
Half a Million Missourians Eligible For Tax Credits in 2014 Under ObamacareThe federal health care law requires almost everyone to own health insurance or pay a small fine. The requirement take effect in January.