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Senate Appropriations uncovers new info on stadium funding

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Senate Appropriations Committee met Monday afternoon to further examine tax credits issued by various agencies, departments and commissions in the executive branch, and in the process, uncovered conflicting info on the stadium funding issue. Executive director Bob Miserez testified on behalf of the Missouri Development Finance Board, which granted $15 million

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Allocable share fund repeal questioned

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Discussions have again arisen in the Missouri legislature about repealing the allocable share fund as a way to possibly bring Missouri into compliance with the Tobacco Master Settlement of 1998. Missouri was penalized in 2013 after it was found the state failed to do due diligence to enforce settlement terms in

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Senate Appropriations uncovers new info on stadium funding

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Senate Appropriations Committee met Monday afternoon to further examine tax credits issued by various agencies, departments and commissions in the executive branch, and in the process, uncovered conflicting info on the stadium funding issue. Executive director Bob Miserez testified on behalf of the Missouri Development Finance Board, which granted $15 million

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Poverty report shows EITC keeping some out of poverty

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missourians to End Poverty has released their 2016 State of the State Poverty in Missouri report, showing many moving parts keeping the one in six Missourians in poverty. The report, compiled in collaboration with the Missourians to End Poverty Coalition by the Missouri Association for Community Action, listed health care costs, work

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Gosen looks to fourth term

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Rep. Don Gosen, R-Chesterfield, will be seeking a fourth term in the Missouri House of Representatives. “I had considered running for Sen. Eric Schmitt’s Senate seat with him being term limited,” said Gosen. “However, Rick Stream and Andrew Koenig are running for that. I am confident with either of them being a

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