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1 hr ago | The Maneater

Capitol wrap-up: Week of April 13

Gov. Jay Nixon last week announced that he'll be forced to cut back on funding for education in next year's state budget.

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12 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

Defend city zoning rights [St. Joseph News-Press (MO)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) We've been down this road before. Last year a bill passed the Missouri General Assembly and was signed into law by Gov. Jay Nixon that would have changed how decisions are made about placement of cell phone towers.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Kansas City Star

LightEdge operation opens at Subtropolis

LightEdge Solutions has opened its new $60 million data center at the Subtropolis underground business park operated by Hunt Midwest, and dignitaries including Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon and members of the Hunt family are scheduled to attend an ribbon-cutting event Wednesday.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, Kansas City, MO, Weird

The Kansas City Star

Missouri Supreme Court expands legal rights for injured workers

The Missouri Supreme Court overturned 30 years of precedent with a ruling Tuesday that gives greater legal protections to injured workers who are fired from their jobs.

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Sedalia Democrat

Missouri losing out in Medicaid expansion de...

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon is not perfect, but I'm happy that he is attempting to convince the fine politicians of the state of Missouri to opt in to the Medicaid expansion that is being offered by the federal government as part of the Affordable Care Act.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Missouri, Missouri Government, US Governors, University of Missouri, Opinion

Business Journal

LightEdge's opening is the start of something big at SubTropolis

The Wednesday opening of LightEdge Solutions Inc., the anchor tenant for a new underground data center campus in Kansas City's SubTropolis business park, is expected to be the start of something big.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Design firm picked for Mo. mental health facility

The hospital is the state's only maximum-security psychiatric facility and is the oldest public mental health facility west of the Mississippi River.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Parsons Brinckerhoff, Construction, Architecture, Brinckerhoff, NY

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Free Republic

Missouri Opts For More Jobs In Its Move To Become A Right-To-Work State

Labor: Missouri's legislature votes this week on whether to become a right-to-work state.

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The Miami Herald

Nebraska technology firm to relocate to Missouri

A Nebraska-based information technology firm plans to move its headquarter to Kansas City with the aid of some government incentives.

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Sunherald.com

For gay couples, downside of marriage is snarled taxes

Johannah DeSchepper and Paula Talley have been a couple for 10 years. When the U.S. Supreme Court last summer struck down the federal ban on same-sex marriage, they went to Iowa for a state-sanctioned marriage.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

SFGate

Members of 37 congregations meet in Springfield

Members of three religious denominations say they are setting aside their differences to work together in Springfield and across the state.

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News Tribune

Mansion hosts Easter egg hunt

Whether it was to hunt for eggs or visit the Easter bunny, families gathered at the Governor's Mansion on Saturday for the annual Easter celebration on the grounds.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

KMOV-TV Saint Louis

Competing voting plans could appear on Mo. ballot

An early voting initiative petition is prompting a Missouri lawmaker to propose another version that could lead to voters deciding between competing plans.

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KIXQ-FM Joplin

Davis Responds to Gov's Withholding of Education Money

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon says he plans on withholding $22-million from this fiscal year's education budget.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Sedalia News Journal

Nixon calls on General Assembly to bring Missourians' tax dollars home

As the tab for the General Assembly's inaction on Medicaid exceeds $530 million, Gov. Jay Nixon visited Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia to call on legislators to prevent further damage to the economy and stop flow of taxpayer dollars to other states.

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Related Topix: Missouri, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Health, US Governors, Sedalia, MO, Missouri Government

KRMS-AM Osage Beach

Flags Fly Half Mass in Memory Of Rolla Soldier

Governor Jay Nixon has ordered that U.S. and Missouri flags at State buildings be flown at half-staff tomorrow to honor 37 year old Sergeant Timothy Wayne Owens.

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Business Journal

Missouri education loses $22M on drop in gaming revenue

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said he must cut $22 million in funding for education because of lower gaming and lottery revenue, The Jefferson City News-Tribune reports.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Kansas City Star

Governor announces education spending restrictions in Missouri

Police, federal agents and Highway Patrol troopers are reviewing about 20 shootings since early March that occurred on highways or major roads in the Kansas City area.

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Landmark

For more on story.

Gov. Jay Nixon on Tuesday announced he has appointed Abe "Quint" Shafer V, of Weston, as associate circuit judge for the Sixth Circuit in Platte County.

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The Griffon News

No tuition increase?

Missouri Western's Board of Governors on Thursday outlined a plan to either freeze - or raise - undergraduate tuition next year, depending on the budget adopted by the Missouri General Assembly.

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