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  1. Missouri House sends $26.1 billion state budget to SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Scanews.com

    The Missouri House has passed the 13 bills that make up the Fiscal Year 2016 state budget about three weeks earlier than usual. Republicans want to send the budget to Gov. Jay Nixon, a Democrat, early enough to require him to make any line-item vetoes while lawmakers are still in session.

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  2. Nixon names Joplin chief new Missouri public safety directorRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Missourian

    Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon on Thursday nominated the Joplin chief to replace former Director Daniel Isom II, who left after only six months on the job. Isom, who is black, was appointed amid fallout from the fatal shooting of black 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson by a white officer.

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  3. Nixon Announces Lane Roberts as Public Safety DirectorRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Joplin

    Governor Nixon has announced that former Joplin Police Chief Lane Roberts will serve as the new director of the Missouri Department of Public Safety. JOPLIN, Mo. - Gov. Jay Nixon today named former Joplin Police Chief Lane Roberts as the new director ... (Read full article)

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  4. Dairy Bill Sponsored By Reiboldt Goes To GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    ... desk. The Senate on Thursday (3/19) voted 31-2 to give the measure final approval. It now needs support from Gov. Jay Nixon to become law. The measure by Republican Rep. Bill Reiboldt of Neosho would create a state subsidy to pay for 70 percent of ...

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  5. EaglePicher Technologies GroundbreakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    Missouri Governor Jay Nixon was on hand Thursday as a Joplin company broke ground on a new facility. EaglePicher Technologies is building a new 100,000 square foot facility to build lithium ion batteries.

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  6. Tax break for data storage centers sent to Missouri governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | KMIZ

    Gov. Jay Nixon will consider a new version of a tax incentive for data storage centers he vetoed last year over concerns about effects on local and state revenue. The Missouri House and Senate on Thursday approved a measure that would allow a sales and use tax exemption for equipment, utilities and materials purchased for a data storage center expansion or construction.

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  7. Teens seeking to save public library funding 'thrown out' of governor's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | KFVS12

    A group of Kansas City-area students did not receive a warm welcome after they traveled to Jefferson City on Wednesday to protest cuts in the state budget for Missouri libraries. The group of about 100 students said Gov. Jay Nixon had them escorted out of his office by state troopers.

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  8. Missouri Governor headed to Europe for trade missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    Missouri Governor Jay Nixon plans to visit Italy, Germany and Spain on a trade mission to Europe to promote the state.

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  9. TKC Confirmed!!! Missouri Black Elected Officials Push for New African-American AuditorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Tony's Kansas City

    ... DOX REVEALING BLACK ELECTED OFFICIALS OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI GATHERING TO FORM A CONSENSUS ON THE DEMAND TO GOV. JAY NIXON TO APPOINT A NEW AFRICAN-AMERICAN AUDITOR!!! Mission: To define our role within the Democratic party in the 2016 elections ...

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  10. Countdown to Death - " Will anyone save Cecil Clayton?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... reprieve and preferably a stay on the execution-through the Missouri Supreme Court, a federal court, Gov. Jay Nixon, or, ultimately, the Supreme Court. And the lawyers are confident they will succeed. But what if they fail? What if the judicial ...

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  11. Ferguson mayor says he has no plans to resignRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... n Aldridge, director of Young Activists United St. Louis and a member of the Ferguson Commission appointed by Gov. Jay Nixon, believes Knowles needs to follow the police

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  12. Part-time Ferguson mayor in full-time spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Aldridge, director of Young Activists United St. Louis and a member of the Ferguson Commission appointed by Gov. Jay Nixon, believes Knowles needs to follow the police chief and city manager out the door. The Justice Department report – a ...

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  13. Proposed bonds could build new veterans home, reduce 2,000-person waiting listRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | Missourian

    ... allow the state to issue $50 million in new bonds, the estimated cost for a new 150-bed facility. Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon called on lawmakers in his January State of the State address to find money to build a new facility to get rid of the waiting ...

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  14. Missouri lawmaker proposes bonds to build new veterans homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    ... allow the state to issue $50 million in new bonds, the estimated cost for a new 150-bed facility. Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon called on lawmakers in his January State of the State address to find money to build a new facility to get rid of the waiting ...

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  15. Ferguson: Group seeking mayor recall signaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | KSMB-FM Lafayette

    ... "He knew what was going on during his watch," said Aldridge, a member of the Ferguson Commission, which Gov. Jay Nixon formed last year. Investigators still are seeking breaks in the case of two police officers who were shot Wednesday night during a ...

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  16. Missouri House passes $26 billion state spending planRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Home

    ... includes a $74 million increase in basic K-12 school aid. That's almost $25 million more than what Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon recommended. But the school funding formula still would be hundreds of millions of dollars underfunded. Democrats criticized ...

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  17. Ferguson's New Reality: Protest FatigueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | News Max

    ... of the Young Activists United Saint Louis, and a member of the Ferguson Commission set up by Democratic Governor Jay Nixon after the shooting, the protests are also starting to take on a historic significance. "This is about the struggle for civil ...

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  18. Missouri class-action lawsuit over bonding for failed sweetener plant settled for $8.2 millionRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | Telegram

    ... development bonds underwritten by Morgan Keegan to build a Mamtek artificial sweetener plant in Moberly. Gov. Jay Nixon touted the project as an economic boon for the small town and promised up to $17.6 million in tax credits and other incentives. ...

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  19. Patent Troll Watch - States Are Pushing Patent Trolls Away from the Legal Line: Updated 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | JD Supra

    ... to investigate misleading demand letters, and imposes penalties of up to $50,000. In July 2014, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon signed a statute that creates a seven factor test that a court can consider to determine if a person has made a bad faith ...

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  20. Message on Face Masks Says Blame Meat-Eaters for Missouri Bird Flu OutbreakRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    In response to the news that highly pathogenic H5N2 bird flu has been detected on Missouri poultry farms, PETA, whose motto reads, in part, that "animals are not ours to eat," has sent a letter to Gov. Jay Nixon offering a supply of specially printed face masks designed to help citizens avoid contracting the strain and think about reassessing the root cause of the problem: intensive animal agriculture. The masks also read, " Factory Farming Breeds Bird Flu.

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