Tag: conference

House, Senate compromise on budget, still on schedule to pass before deadline

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – It looks as if the Missouri legislature might be able to get the budget to the governor’s desk by the Friday evening deadline after all. After rescheduling a meeting of the budget conference committees seven times, members of the House and Senate finally gathered in the […]

Budget conference rescheduled again, House members find out through tweet

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – After delaying budget conference meetings twice throughout the day Tuesday, the leader of the House and Senate announced for a third time that it would be again rescheduled. The budget conference, first scheduled to meet at 8:15 a.m. immediately gaveled in and went to recess within […]

Nixon sharing Missouri automotive manufacturing rebound in Detroit

DETROIT, Mi. – Gov. Jay Nixon was in Detroit Tuesday and Wednesday for the 2016 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), promoting the state’s automotive manufacturing rebound. “Over the past seven years, we’ve made Missouri an automotive powerhouse and a hub of next-generation auto jobs and investment,” said Nixon. “Spurred […]

Hough attends conference in Switzerland

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Rep. Lincoln Hough (R-Springfield) returned days ago from attending the Young Leaders Conference, held by the American-Swiss Foundation in Rüschlikon, Switzerland from November 8-15. The American Swiss Foundation’s Young Leaders Conference was initiated in 1990 to create person-to-person exchange and foster mutual understanding among the next generation […]