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  1. GOP rivals spar in Missouri primary for attorney general commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Tribune

    ... $116,000 per year job. The current attorney general, Democrat Chris Koster, is running to replace Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon, who is barred by term limits from running. The attorney general prosecutes consumer fraud, is a watchdog for nursing homes, ...

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  2. The Kansas City Weekly Power RankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Tony's Kansas City

    Sarah Nicola Randall inspires this quick look at THE TOP LOCAL POWER PLAYERS AMID THIS HISTORIC WEEK IN KANSAS CITY as we continue an important tradition of creating the most enviable list in this cowtown. Checkit: All of the Kansas City metro was impressed with the candor and professionalism of this top ranking law enforcement official.

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  3. Miller pleased with addition of third Lake Area judge commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Tribune

    State Rep. Rocky Miller, R-Lake Ozark, is thanking his colleagues in the Missouri General Assembly for passing legislation that allows the appointment of a third judge to share the caseload in Missouri's 26th Judicial Circuit. Last week, Gov. Jay Nixon signed bill similar to the one originally authored by Miller to add a third judge to the 26th Judicial Circuit.

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  4. Ex-veterans commission employee wins nearly $3M in lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | White Lake Beacon

    ... oritism to men and younger employees. According to commission director Larry Kay, Kerr was terminated because Gov. Jay Nixon issued a veto directing the commission to eliminate a position.

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  5. Our Opinion: Second chances: Signed and delivered commentsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | News Tribune

    Gov. Jay Nixon last week signed legislation that gives criminal offenders a second chance to turn their lives around. The bill would seal criminal records for certain offenders who complete their sentences and avoid future convictions.

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  6. Missouri Governor Signs Bill Promoting Blender Pump Installation Throughout The StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | jdsupra.com

    On June 24, 2016, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon signed Senate Bill 657 modifying provisions related to motor vehicles . Under this new law, liability insurance carried by gas stations will expand coverage to include the release of blended fuels from incompatible storage tanks.

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  7. Greitens promises conservative leadership commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | News Tribune

    ... to what he called failed leadership by President Obama and his administration, and by outgoing Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon and Attorney General Chris Koster - the leading Democrat candidate seeking to succeed Nixon. Greitens cited the "crisis and ...

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  8. Kerr-Kay trial ends seventh day commentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | News Tribune

    ... Kerr was dismissed from the commission in November 2009. Luebbering talked about how she and officials in Gov. Jay Nixon's administration discussed how the downsizing of government would have to take place due to revenues coming considerably lower ...

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  9. Will Kraus talks voting at Pettis County Pachyderm -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... ID, working on multiple bills. He said he will be leading the effort in the senate this fall to override Gov. Jay Nixon's voter ID bill veto. Most of the audience's questions for Kraus also centered around election issues. One person asked if Kraus ...

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  10. Welcome to Missouri, the land of limitless campaign donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Swing State Project

    ... "chaos in Ferguson" and "Syrian refugees in Missouri," and blaming President Obama and termed-out Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon. The narrator then promotes Brunner as a "tough Marine" and a successful businessman. While Brunner's past ads have targeted ...

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  11. TKC Breaking News!!! for the Win: Governor Jay Nixon Endorses Rep....Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Tony's Kansas City

    ... race that includes part of Kansas City . . . State Representative John Rizzo Receives the Endorsement of Gov. Jay Nixon Independence, MO - On Monday, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon endorsed State Representative John Rizzo in the Democratic primary for ...

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  12. Nixon In Joplin TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    Missouri Governor Jay Nixon will be in Joplin Tuesday afternoon . He'll be part of an announcement that HS Baking plans to purchase the Annie's Bakery building on Junge and Maiden Lane.

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  13. Autonomous vehicles: The pushback beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    ... Tesla to disable the hands-free operation feature until the system can further tested and developed. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon last week vetoed a bill that contained a provision to establish a pilot program to test autonomous technology in trucks, ...

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  14. Gubernatorial PardonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    ... no violations and has, since, retired after a career of steady employment. Harrell is among seven others Governor Jay Nixon has granted pardons to closing the non-violent offenses on their records. The other seven had convictions for illegal drugs, ...

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  15. Labor for thy neighbor commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | News Tribune

    ... are always ready to step up and pitch in." The help comes at a time when the agency is especially in need. Gov. Jay Nixon withheld a $400,000 line item in the state budget that mostly funds two key programs offered by the agency: Extreme Recruitment ...

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  16. Governor Nixon Vetoes Photo ID BillRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | Saint Louis Front Page

    Governor Nixon Vetoes Photo ID Bill ST. LOUIS, MO, , July 8, 2016 - Gov. Jay Nixon has taken action on a number of elections-related measures including vetoing a photo identification bill that would have made it more difficult for Missourians to vote.

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  17. Our Opinion: Welfare review will protect beneficiaries and taxpayers commentsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 16 | News Tribune

    A comprehensive review of Missouri's welfare rolls designed to remove ineligible recipients is appropriate, not only to protect taxpayers, but to protect qualified beneficiaries. Such a review will occur, after Gov. Jay Nixon took no action on a measure approved by the Legislature.

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  18. State Beer Laws Continue Slow Creep in Right DirectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Reason Magazine

    ... should benefit craft brewers, contains no such provision. Two good laws also failed to pass in Missouri. Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed bills that would have "allow[ed] alcohol sales on smaller boats and one permitting people attending events in stadiums to ...

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  19. Public defenders sue Gov. Nixon over withholdingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | KMIZ

    Claiming Governor Jay Nixon breached the constitutional "separation of powers," the state's public defender office sued him over the latest budget withholding. Governor Nixon withheld $3.5 million from the office's fiscal year 2017, after state revenue came in less than expected.

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  20. University review panel continues despite budget cut commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Fulton Sun

    ... talk up MU to local high schools in December, for example. The panel got to work despite lack of funding, as Gov. Jay Nixon cut that money earlier this month in what he said was an attempt to balance the budget. House and Senate administrators told ...

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