Update: Gov. Nixon Grilled on AppointeeNine senators delayed action to vote on Jason Hall's approval to efficiently serve as Missouri's Economic Development Director.
Missouri Jobs Chief Defends Review of Sweetener MakerEconomic Development Director David Kerr said it's an inefficient use of state money to second-guess the assertions made by a business.
Analysis: Mo. Proposal Revamps Business IncentivesThe proposal is called Compete Missouri. It's backed by Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon and passed the Missouri Senate last week on a bipartisan vote.