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  1. Kinder Outraged At Ferguson RevelationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    An Associated Press report reveals that Missouri Governor Jay Nixon ordered the Missouri National Guard to not engage protestors in Ferguson last November, on a night that led to one death and more than a dozen businesses destroyed. Lt. Governor Peter Kinder tells News Talk KZRG he's furious.

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  2. Proposal would convert building into space for legislatureRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Missourian

    ... problem," said Richard, who was speaker from 2009 to 2011. In his State of the State Address on Wednesday, Gov. Jay Nixon endorsed using the new bond authority. His budget proposal asks lawmakers to approve spending the money in the current fiscal ...

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  3. Hannibal gas wars end as prices go upRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KHQA-TV Quincy

    ... , and may even pay more in the near future. During Wednesday night's State of the State address, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon proposed a tax on gas to help maintain Missouri's roads and bridges.

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  4. Claycord - Talk About PoliticsRead the original story

    Yesterday | ClayCord.com

    ... citizens residing in the D.C.-area the ability to vote in municipal elections." "The Democrat Governor of Missouri Jay Nixon ordered the National Guard to stand down during the Ferguson riots following the grand jury's decision not to prosecute ...

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  5. Nixon proposes modest increase in higher education fundingRead the original story

    Friday | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is asking for $25 million for higher education next fiscal year.

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  6. Preview Day provides needed information for studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sedalia Democrat

    ... Preview U at State Fair Community College. Both President Barack Obama in his State of the Union address and Gov. Jay Nixon in Wednesday's State of the State speech addressed the importance and need of making college tuition more affordable for ...

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  7. Nixon Wants More Higher Education MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    Missouri Governor Jay Nixon is asking for $25 million for higher education next fiscal year. But $13 million would be generated in part through expanded Medicaid funding, which has been widely criticized by Republicans.

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  8. MO Governor Nixon Ridicules Kansas 360 Mile, $18B Ditch ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    ... stations and calculations for loss saturation at that kind of cost, you're going to get some attention. Governor Jay Nixon, touring his state after his state of the state is making time not just to respond to the issues of Missouri - but to point ...

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  9. Kinder Outraged At Ferguson RevelationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    An Associated Press report reveals that Missouri Governor Jay Nixon ordered the Missouri National Guard to not engage protestors in Ferguson last November, on a night that led to one death and more than a dozen businesses destroyed. Lt. Governor Peter Kinder tells News Talk KZRG he's furious.

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  10. Nixon's Missouri budget faces challenges in months aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KFVS12

    Gov. Jay Nixon's proposed budget faces two big hurdles as lawmakers begin the process of crafting next year's spending plan. Republican lawmakers said this week they are concerned about approving a supplemental budget request for this year while the governor is withholding money from some priorities.

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  11. New home for Missouri veterans proposed to ease wait listRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Home

    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says bond money should be used to pay for a new veterans' home. Senate Budget Committee chair Kurt Schaefer said Thursday that there is a need for the new nursing home.

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  12. Nixon Requesting Money For Veterans' HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    Governor Jay Nixon wants to use bond money to pay for a new Veteran's home. The Governor highlighted the proposal during Wednesday night's state of the state address.

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  13. Gov. says aqueduct a 'harebrained idea'Read the original story

    Friday | Hays Daily News

    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon registered firm opposition to a plan under development by the administration of Gov. Sam Brownback to deliver excess water from the Missouri River through an aqueduct to southwest Kansas. Nixon, in the State of the State speech Wednesday night in Jefferson City, Mo., said diversion of water from the river separating a section of Kansas and Missouri could leave farmers and shippers in Missouri high and dry.

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  14. Service in Fulton to honor ChurchillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    The granddaughter and great-grandson of Winston Churchill will join Gov. Jay Nixon and others this weekend in Fulton to mark the 50th anniversary of Churchill's death. The National Churchill Museum at Westminster College is hosting "America's Service of Remembrance" at 10:30 a.m. Saturday.

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  15. New details on FergusonRead the original story

    Friday | KSGF-AM Springfield

    Hour 1- What is a website reporting about Governor Nixon and emails about the National Guard in Ferguson? What is being learned from open records requests? Length 15:58

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  16. Dem Gov Told Nat Guard Not to Protect Ferguson Businesses from #BlackLivesMatter LootersRead the original story

    Friday | In-depth Africa

    ... But his requests were ignored by state Democratic leaders. The email also made reference to a request to Gov. Jay Nixon to place the National Guard in front of Ferguson police headquarters on the date of the grand jury announcement. "Apparently the ...

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  17. Video ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Gateway Pundit

    Governor Jay Nixon ordered the Missouri National Guard out of Ferguson , Missouri before the grand jury released its decision on Michael Brown's shooting death. As a result - DOZENS of Ferguson businesses were looted, torched and vandalized by hundreds of violent protesters and looters.

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  18. Pumping water across state would be priceyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... and maintain it. In addition to the high cost, there also would be legal issues and challenges. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon mocked the proposal in his State of the State address Wednesday as Kansas' "latest harebrained idea" and told Missouri lawmakers ...

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  19. Missouri governor urges 'healing and hope' after FergusonRead the original story

    Thursday | Lee's Summit Journal

    JEFFERSON CITY | Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon implored lawmakers to embrace policies that "foster healing and hope" Wednesday as he delivered his first State of the State address since the Click to Continue >>

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  20. Missouri Lawmakers Question Merger Of Missouri Highway Patrol, Water PatrolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Scanews.com

    ... findings. The cost of the merger was also examined. When Missouri lawmakers passed House Bill 1868 in 2010, Gov. Jay Nixon predicted at the time that the merger would save the state around $3 million a year. But an audit released in September 2011 ...

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