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  1. A historical look at Missouri special legislative sessionsRead the original story

    May 18, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... by awarding a single contract to fix about 800 bridges. Lawmakers pass the measures. June 2010 - Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon calls a special session to create tax incentives for automakers and save money within the state's retirement system by ...

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  2. Auditor: Gov't must be transparent, responsiveRead the original story

    May 16, 2017 | News Tribune

    She has been state auditor since April 2015, appointed by Gov. Jay Nixon after Auditor Tom Schweich killed himself in February 2015. "I believe that government at all levels should be transparent and responsive to the needs of citizens," Galloway said.

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  3. Missouri Gov. Greitens fails to meet promises on ethics lawsRead the original story

    May 13, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... shared by GOP legislative leaders on labor laws and lawsuit limits that floundered under former Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon. Legislators before adjourning passed bills to make it more difficult for workers to sue employers for discrimination, raise ...

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  4. Lawmakers want notice before Missouri buys landRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... The bill is a response to land deals made to expand the state parks system under the administration of former Gov. Jay Nixon. Many lawmakers expressed frustration that they were unaware of the plans in advance, and some suggested they were a misuse ...

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  5. Centralia family gets new view on life with son's illnessRead the original story

    May 11, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... the doctors Hayden goes to and coverage exceptions made thanks to emails Brandon sent to former Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon and current Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens, they would have moved. Still, Brandon wishes he could help more. He wishes he didn't ...

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  6. Missouri House backs proposal to restore in-home care cutsRead the original story

    May 11, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... The cuts come amid a revenue shortfall from initial projections that prompted Gov. Eric Greitens and former Gov. Jay Nixon to slash nearly $350 million from the current budget. The projections were later revised, and the state is currently exceeding ...

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  7. Missouri Hy-Vee's to offer NaloxoneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | NBC Action News

    ... of a person who has overdosed on heroin or prescription opioid pain medication. In June 2016, former Governor Jay Nixon signed a bill into law allowing people to obtain Naloxone without a prescription. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...

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  8. Our Opinion: Legislature breathes new life into shelved MSP redevelopment planRead the original story

    May 10, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... 10-member MSP Redevelopment Commission established to oversee redevelopment was essentially useless when then-Gov. Jay Nixon didn't fill four of the vacant seats. The commission often couldn't manage a quorum at meetings. We urge Greitens to sign ...

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  9. Provost informs LU faculty of impending layoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | KMIZ

    ... education throughout the state." ABC 17 News reported in November 2016 that state funding withheld by former Gov. Jay Nixon could soon lead university leadership to cut some staff, and the next month, five positions were cut in departments the ...

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  10. MO City Moving Forward on New Fire StationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | FireHouse.com

    ... said the transfer of this property was approved by the Missouri legislature last year, but outgoing governor Jay Nixon didn't sign the legislation. "So, we kind of got stuck in limbo," Dalsing said. "Thanks to (Rep.) Delus Johnson and several people ...

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  11. Higher education cuts less than governor's proposalRead the original story

    May 7, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... the state business year that starts July 1 also is more than LU received in the current budget year - before Govs. Jay Nixon and Greitens withheld money because of state budget issues. Part of the increase is the $2.5 million lawmakers added to ...

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  12. Lingle among four ex-governors to talk opioid crisis at HarvardRead the original story

    May 6, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    Harvard University is convening four former governors at a forum to discuss their states' experiences grappling with the opioid addiction crisis and the impacts of actions being taken in Washington. The panel discussion Friday features Ted Strickland of Ohio, Linda Lingle of Hawaii, Jay Nixon of Missouri and Steven Beshear of Kentucky.

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  13. Nixon among ex-governors discussing opioid crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Fulton Sun

    Harvard University convened four former governors at a forum to discuss their states' experiences grappling with the opioid addiction crisis and the impacts of actions being taken in Washington. The panel discussion Friday featured Ted Strickland, of Ohio; Linda Lingle, of Hawaii; Jay Nixon, of Missouri; and Steven Beshear, of Kentucky.

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  14. Former Ohio Governor Strickland on the Opioid Crisis in Rural CommunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    Former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland joined other former U.S. governors at the Harvard T.H. Chan School Public Health Friday on a forum discussing the opioid crisis. The roundtable included discussion from Steven Beshear, Governor of Kentucky, Linda Lingle, Governor of Hawaii, and Jay Nixon, Governor of Missouri about successes and needed improvements within their respective states.

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  15. Panel Of Ex-Governors To Talk Opioid Crisis At HarvardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Harvard University is convening four former governors at a forum to discuss their states' experiences grappling with the opioid addiction crisis and the impacts of actions being taken in Washington. The panel discussion Friday features Ted Strickland of Ohio, Linda Lingle of Hawaii, Jay Nixon of Missouri and Steven Beshear of Kentucky.

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  16. Nixon on panel of ex-governors' to talk opioid crisis at HarvardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | News Tribune

    Harvard University is convening four former governors at a forum to discuss their states' experiences grappling with the opioid addiction crisis and the impacts of actions being taken in Washington. The panel discussion Friday features Ted Strickland of Ohio, Linda Lingle of Hawaii, Jay Nixon of Missouri and Steven Beshear of Kentucky.

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  17. Nixon Discussing Statea s Opioid Addiction Crisis At Harvard UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    Harvard University is calling on former Missouri Governor Jay Nixon to discuss the state's experiences grappling with opioid addiction crisis and the impacts of actions being taken in Washington. The former governors of Ohio, Hawaii, and Kentucky are also sitting in on the panel discussion happening Friday afternoon.

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  18. Linda Lingle to join panel of ex-governors at HarvardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... being taken in Washington. The panel discussion Friday features Ted Strickland of Ohio, Linda Lingle of Hawaii, Jay Nixon of Missouri and Steven Beshear of Kentucky. Beshear is the school's Menschel senior fellow at Harvard T.H. Chan School of ...

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  19. Bill would spare cuts to aid for Missouri seniors, disabledRead the original story

    May 4, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... to balance the budget for next fiscal year, which begins in July. Greitens and his Democratic predecessor, Jay Nixon, have cut a combined $350 million in spending this fiscal year to offset revenue shortfalls. The budget proposal for next fiscal ...

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  20. Missouri appears most entrenched holdout on Real ID mandatesRead the original story

    May 4, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... a database with original source documents such as copies of birth certificates and license photos. Former Gov. Jay Nixon, a Democrat, signed a measure in 2009 prohibiting the state from complying with the federal law, citing privacy concerns. He ...

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