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6 hrs ago | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

St. Louis County Police one step closer to carrying heroin antidote

St. Louis, Mo. Police in St. Louis County are taking another step toward becoming the first department in the state to equip officers with the heroin antidote Narcan in case of an overdose .

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Related Topix: St Louis County, MO, US Governors

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Missourian

David Rosman: Legislators' e-cigarettes votes expose influence of big business

Gov. Jay Nixon has veto power, and he used it a record number of times this past legislative session.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Tobacco, RJ Reynolds Tobacco Holdings, California, MO, Missouri, Alternative

Daily Kos

President Obama's remarks on the economy, Kansas City, MO

THE PRESIDENT: Hello, Kansas City! Well, it is good to be back in Kansas City, back in the Midwest.

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Related Topix: Kansas City, MO, US Politics, Lacy Clay, Emanuel Cleaver, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors

Education Week

Common Core May Persist, Even in Opposition States

Opponents of the Common Core State Standards got a boost in recent weeks, as Missouri and North Carolina moved to reassess their involvement, while the governors of Utah and Wisconsin distanced themselves from the standards.

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Related Topix: Missouri, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Pat McCrory, Nikki Haley

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Mid Rivers Newsmagazine Front Page

Applauding Gov. Perry

I applaud Texas Gov. Rick Perry's decision to send the Texas National Guard to augment the U.S. border patrol, which is overwhelmed by a massive influx of illegal aliens crossing our southern border and hamstrung by the lack of support from our national government.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, Texas, US News, Illegal Immigration, Missouri Government, Missouri

The Advertiser-Courier

Five-way race for treasurer on Gasconade County ballot August 5

A five-way race for Gasconade County treasurer on the Republican ticket will be decided by voters in next Tuesday's election.

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Related Topix: Gasconade County, MO, Hermann, MO, Owensville, MO, US Governors

DigitalBURG

Recent Missouri editorials

Missouri is an agricultural state. We depend on farms, both small and big, to supply food to our state and the country.

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Related Topix: Missouri Government, Missouri, Agriculture, Science, US Governors, Warrensburg, MO

Daily Kos

Tea Party really should read the Constitution

People in the Tea Party community constantly claim how they "love" the U.S. Constitution more than anyone else.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Iowa, Healthcare Law, Law, US Supreme Court, US Governors

The Miami Herald

Express Scripts expansion could mean 1,500 jobs

The nation's largest company that manages pharmacy benefits is opening a new office building in St. Louis County as part of an expansion, which is expected to add 1,500 jobs over the next five years.

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Related Topix: Social Solutions, Express Scripts, St Louis County, MO, US Governors, University of Missouri

The Heartland Institute

Missouri Governor Signs Bill to Repeal, Replace Common Core

Gov. Jay Nixon has signed a bill that would replace national Common Core education mandates with Missouri's own set of educational criteria.

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Related Topix: Missouri, Missouri Government, US Governors, Education Etc., Indiana, Indiana Government

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Freshnews

Men And Women Of The U.S. National Guard To Receive American Patriot...

The Men and Women of The National Guard have been selected to receive the 2014 American Patriot Award, presented annually by the National Defense University Foundation .

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Related Topix: Prison, US National Guard, US Military, National Defense University, US Governors, US Air Force, Louisville, KY

KRCG-TV Jefferson City

Election 2014 Candidate: Tom Hurst

Tom Hurst says he wants to work on the projects he did not get around to in his first House term.

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Related Topix: Maries County, MO, Osage County, MO, Gasconade County, MO, Phelps County, MO, US Governors, Tax

KMOV-TV Saint Louis

Nixon: Unaccompanied minors do not tax Mo. resources

Governor Pat Quinn drew criticism when he said Illinois should help in "whatever way necessary" to assist the unaccompanied children caught at the US border.

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Related Topix: Pat Quinn, US Governors, Immigration Reform, Missouri, Kids, Family

Middlesboro Daily News

Armed response not a job for educators2:18 pm

Gov. Jay Nixon on July 14 vetoed legislation that would permit educators who specifically are trained for armed response to carry concealed weapons.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Opinion

Business Journal

Express Scripts unveiling $56 million expansion today

The United States' largest pharmacy benefits manager, Express Scripts Holding Co., will unveil its newest $56 million expansion of its St. Louis headquarters Monday.

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Related Topix: Express Scripts, Social Solutions, US Governors

Business Journal

Total Quality Logistics opening $1.2 million office in St. Louis

Cincinnati, Ohio-based Total Quality Logistics is opening a new office in St. Louis.

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Business Journal

Total Quality Logistics opening $1.2 million office in St. Louis

Cincinnati, Ohio-based Total Quality Logistics is opening a new office in St. Louis.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

KOMU-TV Columbia

Korean War veteran reflects on time served

While a statue was passed in 1989 to memorialize the date, the state had yet to enact it as an actual holiday.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Governors, South Korea, World News, Columbia, MO

Joplin

Korean War Veterans Honored Today in Missouri

A Missouri state statue passed in 1989 designates July 27 of each year as a day for Missourians to honor and remember those who served in America's armed forces during the Korean War.

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Related Topix: Missouri, Missouri Government, US Governors

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Joplin

Ex-lawmaker named to Missouri education board

A former southern Missouri lawmaker and school superintendent has been appointed to the State Board of Education.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., US Governors

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