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  1. The term 'global marketplace' no longer just a catch phraseRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Richmond Daily News

    who has traded grain overseas for more than a decade - had insights into Gov. Jay Nixon's trip to two South American countries last week to expand trade with two growing economies - Colombia and Peru. On Feb. 2, Nixon announced that Missouri and ...

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  2. City of St. Louis Confirmed As Venue for GM Ignition Switch CasesRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Saint Louis Front Page

    Tourism on the Rise with Record 40.4 Million Visitors ST. LOUIS, MO, , January 31, 2016 - Missouri welcomed a record 40.4 million visitors in Fiscal Year 2015, Gov. Nixon announced recently on a conference call with local tourism industry leaders.

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  3. Gov. Nixon wins prestigious outdoor awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Kansas City Nursing News

    Missouri Governor Jay Nixon received the 2015 Sheldon Coleman Great Outdoors Awards at a ceremony in Jefferson City, Missouri on January 28. Recreation leaders from the private and public sectors joined the American Recreation Coalition and The Coleman Company as Nixon received the recreation community's most prestigious award. The award was established in 1989 in memory of Sheldon Coleman, a longtime chairman of The Coleman Company, and a visionary of outdoor recreation and conservation.

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  4. Missouri legislators press to keep university seats vacantRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... board vacant, but GOP leaders have said they have no interest in filling the vacancies before next year, when Gov. Jay Nixon is out of office. "We're not in a hurry to do anything for the University of Missouri," said Senate President Pro Tem Ron ...

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  5. Roger Goodell's goal for NFL: 'Get better'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | UPI

    ... San Diego is to support them." Goodell claims St. Louis could still have a football future. He told Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon three days after the relocation meetings in Houston ended that the NFL is open to the idea and Goodell would like to forward ...

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  6. Image: Pro Bowl revamp?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | NFL

    ... stadium. 3. The NFL has not given up on St. Louis having a team. Goodell says that he spoke to Missouri Governor Jay Nixon about the future of professional football in St. Louis. Goodell also said he wants the league's first priority is to keep the ...

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  7. Black students seek swifter race reforms at MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... leaders have said they have no interest in filling the curator vacancies before next year, when Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon is out of office. "We're not in a hurry to do anything for the University of Missouri," Richard said. "It's apparent to me that ...

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  8. Goodell: NFL would consider return to St. LouisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... of the league address Friday in Santa Clara, Calif. This was the same message Goodell said he delivered to Gov. Jay Nixon a couple of days after NFL owners voted to allow the Rams' return to Los Angeles. Thomas also asked Goodell how Rams' owner ...

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  9. The WilliesA Miracle in FergusonRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... appeared to grow more dangerous by the day. On Thursday, responding to calls for the state to intervene, Gov. Jay Nixon held a press conference in Ferguson and promised a different approach than the one local police were using. In that model, the ...

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  10. Missouri Governor: 96% of St. Louis Area Flood Debris RemovedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Insurance Journal West

    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says the vast majority of debris that resulted from flooding in the St. Louis area has been cleared. Nixon said Feb. 3 that 96 percent of identified flood debris has been removed from the St. Louis region, where hundreds of homes were damaged in flooding that followed three days of heavy rain in December.

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  11. Nixon says South American trip yields results for MissouriRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Fulton Sun

    Gov. Jay Nixon is returning from South America today with agreements promising more than $1 billion in new business for Missouri businesses. They include a $300 million bi-lateral agreement with Peru, signed Thursday, and a $750 million agreement with Colombia, signed Tuesday.

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  12. Tensions bubble between Capitol, MURead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | News Tribune

    ... board vacant, but GOP leaders have said they have no interest in filling the vacancies before next year, when Gov. Jay Nixon is out of office. "We're not in a hurry to do anything for the University of Missouri," said Senate President Pro Tem Ron ...

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  13. Lawmakers pledge support for UM SystemRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Maneater

    ... Kurt Scheafer, R-Columbia, and Rep. Caleb Jones, R-Columbia, were invited but didn't attend. Last September, Gov. Jay Nixon proposed a 6 percent increase to state funding for higher education. However, the negative attention MU received last fall ...

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  14. Missouri reaches $300 million trade deal with PeruRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Washington Times

    Economic Development Director Mike Downing signed the pact Thursday with an official from Peru's export and trade promotion board. The agreement comes two days after Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon announced a $750 million trade deal with Colombia.

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  15. Missouri governor criticizes plan to redirect money to roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says he opposes legislative efforts to fund roads and bridges with general state revenues instead of dedicated sources such as fuel taxes. Nixon responded Thursday to proposals by some Republican lawmakers to boost funding for the Missouri Department of Transportation by redirecting current revenues instead of raising taxes.

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  16. Gas Prices IncreaseRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | KMIZ

    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says he opposes legislative efforts to fund roads and bridges with general state revenues instead of dedicated sources such as fuel taxes. Nixon responded Thursday to proposals by some Republican lawmakers to boost funding for the Missouri Department of Transportation by redirecting current revenues instead of raising taxes.

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  17. FEMA Approves Over Six Million Dollars in Grants to Help Flood VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    ... Area can still register with FEMA by going to: disaster assistance dot gov or by calling 1-800-621-3362. Governor Jay Nixon also reports significant progress has been made in the state's recovery from the historic flooding.

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  18. Clinton Aides Warn Of Electoral Havoc With Bernie At The HelmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Huffington Post

    ... in the heartland, we like our politicians in the mainstream, and he is not -- he's a socialist," Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (D) has said. "The Republicans won't touch him because they can't wait to run an ad with a hammer and sickle," warned Sen. ...

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  19. Nixon: 96 percent of St. Louis area flood debris removedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KFVS12

    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says the vast majority of debris that resulted from flooding in the St. Louis area has been cleared. Nixon said Wednesday that 96 percent of identified flood debris has been removed from the St. Louis region, where hundreds of homes were damaged in flooding that followed three days of heavy rain in December.

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  20. Op-ed: Ferguson, Accept No Substitutes: Abolish the PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | NewsLI.com

    ... and military-style tactics that antagonized demonstrators." In September, CBS reported that, "Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon recommended the consolidation of police departments and municipal courts in the St. Louis area, and decreasing the use of police ...

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