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Press release: In the final hours of the 2014 Legislative Session, Missouri General Assembly puts the budget severely out of balance with special giveaways, Gov. Nixon says

Press release: In the final hours of the 2014 Legislative Session, Missouri General Assembly puts the budget severely out of balance with special giveaways, Gov. Nixon says

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 16, 2014 In the final hours of the 2014 Legislative Session, Missouri General Assembly puts the budget severely out of balance with special giveaways, Gov. Nixon says   General Assembly...

Press Release: Lawmakers urge governor to veto private tuition voucher bill

Press Release: Lawmakers urge governor to veto private tuition voucher bill

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Lawmakers who represent the school districts most affected by Missouri’s controversial student transfer law today urged Gov. Jay Nixon to veto Senate Bill 493, which while touted as a fix...

Press Release: Senate Leader Says Legislature Kept Its Promise to Missouri Children

Press Release: Senate Leader Says Legislature Kept Its Promise to Missouri Children

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo- Today the Missouri General Assembly moved forward in a bipartisan manner to pass the most far-reaching education reform measure in decades. For far too long, thousands of our kids have been trapped...

Press Release: StudentsFirst Missouri Urges Governor Nixon to Approve SB 493

Press Release: StudentsFirst Missouri Urges Governor Nixon to Approve SB 493

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo-  Today, the House voted to send Senate Bill 493 to Governor Nixon in a bipartisan vote of 89-66 Senate Bill 493 would allow students in unaccredited schools to attend a better school...