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  1. Government lawyers head to private practice hereRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2017 | Business Journal

    ... in administration in the state of Missouri, lawyers are on the move. Chris Pieper, who has been in former Gov. Jay Nixon's administration since 2009, is joining Blitz, Bardgett & Deutsch, where his practice will include government affairs, ...

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  2. Missouri lawmakers again mull jobless benefits cutsRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... st July struck down a 2015 version of the change, ruling that the Senate's vote in ultimately overriding then-Gov. Jay Nixon's veto came too late.

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  3. The US Should Cut Its Prison Population in HalfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | The New York Observer

    ... pardons and commutations. In 2016, Governor Cuomo in New York issued conditional pardons to 100 people, Governor Jay Nixon of Missouri issued 104 clemencies and commutations, and Governor Jerry Brown of California pardoned more than 112 people. ...

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  4. Extra Judge in 26th Judicial Circuit Means Higher Level of ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    ... Richardson served on the associate circuit bench in Moniteau County before being appointed by, then-Governor, Jay Nixon. Replacing Richardson in Moniteau County is Aaron J. Martin who was also appointed by Nixon. The 26th Judicial Circuit is ...

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  5. Perspective: A little more speechifying and some actual workRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... State was a stark contrast with years past. Previously, I knew there'd always be some areas of agreement with Gov. Jay Nixon, but that I'd oppose most of it. Now, the script is flipped. It's refreshing - and strange. We're working in the same ...

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  6. Landmark home on Elmerine Avenue shaped city historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | News Tribune

    In a Jefferson City neighborhood where several Missouri governors have made their home before being elected into the Executive Mansion, 1208 Elmerine Avenue hosted many a reception for newly elected governors as well as being home to former Gov. Jay Nixon. Called a "colonial revival" style in the 2008 survey of the Moreau Heights neighborhood by the State Historic Preservation Office, the home was built about 1924.

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  7. Missouri women struggle to close pay gapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | KFVS12

    ... women as they try to support themselves and their families. Women's Foundation President Wendy Doyle commends Gov. Jay Nixon for making executive orders to help reduce the pay gap in state government.

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  8. Report: Missouri women struggle to close pay gapRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... than 65 living in poverty are women. Women's Foundation President Wendy Doyle commended former Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon for making executive orders to help reduce the pay gap in state government during his tenure. Doyle said former private industry ...

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  9. Lake area to add drug treatment courts this summerRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... have prevented its implementation. Judge Peggy Richardson joined the circuit late last year after former Gov. Jay Nixon signed legislation to add a third judge to the circuit. This change put the possibility of adding drug courts back on the table. ...

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  10. New research shows little economic improvement for women in MissouriRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | The Maneater

    ... solutions. In the past year, the foundation has been able to establish programs and work with former governor Jay Nixon to close the wage gap. "[On] April 10, 2016, Governor Nixon called for a directive and asked the office of administration to take ...

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  11. Lincoln University shifts faculty contract policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | KMIZ

    ... 2016, Rome announced layoffs were imminent due to more than a million dollars in budget restrictions by Governor Jay Nixon. Last week, newly sworn Republican Gov. Eric Greitens announced more withholdings which include $1.34 million from Lincoln's ...

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  12. Missouri Republicans push right to work bill forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | KFVS12

    ... state. Opponents argue that it will take power away from unions and lead to lower wages. Former Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon had vetoed similar legislation. But new Republican Gov. Eric Greitens has pledged to sign it into law if it also passes the ...

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  13. Your Opinion: Budget shortfall example of 'fake news?'Read the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | News Tribune

    A recent News Tribune article noted that "Missouri has budget shortfall; lawmaker calls for more cuts." The article notes that past Gov. Nixon had already "cut" $200 million from the budget for the current fiscal year.

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  14. Your Opinion: Nixon's 'Medicaid protesters' pardon was justRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | News Tribune

    The News Tribune "Opinion Column" of 1/11/17 contended that Gov. Jay Nixon erred in pardoning the 16 "Medicaid protesters" who were among the "Medicaid 23" religious leaders convicted of misdemeanor trespassing while protesting the Senate's refusal to expand Medicaid on May 6, 2014. As a clergy member of the Medicaid 23 and one of the 16 who welcomed the pardon by Governor Nixon, I take issue with the editorial opinion.

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  15. LU modifies policy allowing faculty terminationsRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... the News Tribune. "It's just an effort to clarify the policies - which is an ongoing effort." After former Gov. Jay Nixon last July withheld $1 million from the state's appropriation to match $1 million in federal funds for Lincoln's land grant ...

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  16. $146M cut from Mo. budget, higher ed taking bruntRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | University Business

    ... tate universities and transportation programs as part of his budget-cutting maneuver. His predecessor, former Gov. Jay Nixon, had already pared more than $200 million from the state's $27 billion spending blueprint before leaving office last week.

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  17. Greitens Announces Budget CutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    ... state needs to do just to balance the budget. Reduced revenue due to poor economic growth under previous Governor Jay Nixon is blamed by Greitens for the cuts being necessary. Programs essential to public safety and the state's pension and health ...

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  18. Show-Me Gov. Greitens Passing The Buck Amid Unpopular Missouri College CutsRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | Tony's Kansas City

    This political blame game trick only works a few times and blaming Prez Obama and Gov. Nixon for an unpopular move could cost the newbie political gunslinger who is ALREADY running out of ammo and support. Take a look: Greitens withholds $146 million; criticizes Nixon's handling of budget

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  19. Missouri governor cuts $146 million; colleges take hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Fulton Sun

    ... the State address. They come on top of about $200 million of spending restrictions made by former Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon. The latest cuts include $56 million from the core budgets of public universities, nearly $12 million from community colleges ...

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  20. Missouri governor cuts $146 million, colleges take hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Education Week

    ... The cuts are on top of about $200 million in spending restrictions made by Greitens' predecessor, Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon. Nixon had estimated state revenues would grow about 4.1 percent this fiscal year compared to last year, and lawmakers ...

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