cuts http://kbia.org en All parts of MU will shoulder a sliver of $3.8 million state withholding http://kbia.org/post/all-parts-mu-will-shoulder-sliver-38-million-state-withholding <p></p><p></p><p>The University of Missouri is making cuts across the board to make up for money it expected it to receive from the state government, but will not. In an email to university staff Thursday, Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin said MU must make up for an additional $3.8 million that is not coming to the University due to Governor Jay Nixon's recent general revenue withholdings. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 21:53:19 +0000 Louie Kaczmarek 55615 at http://kbia.org All parts of MU will shoulder a sliver of $3.8 million state withholding Thousands in Missouri may need new doctors http://kbia.org/post/thousands-missouri-may-need-new-doctors <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; line-height: 15px;">Thousands of Missourians may have to switch doctors after UnitedHealthcare notified more physicians that they will be removed from the company's Medicare Advantage plan on Sept. 1.</p><p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 20:07:36 +0000 Associated Press 54840 at http://kbia.org Thousands in Missouri may need new doctors Air Force cuts hit home in Missouri http://kbia.org/post/air-force-cuts-hit-home-missouri <p>The Air Force is responding to the federal government&rsquo;s 2013 budget changes by cutting Air Force personnel jobs throughout the U.S. KBIA looked into&nbsp;how these cuts will affect Missouri Air Force bases. Mon, 12 Mar 2012 14:09:40 +0000 Wendy Mader 10378 at http://kbia.org In harsh fiscal times, MU renovates administrative headquarters http://kbia.org/post/harsh-fiscal-times-mu-renovates-administrative-headquarters <p>The University of Missouri system is renovating its administrative headquarters at the same time officials cite nearly $37 million in critical campus repairs. Mon, 13 Feb 2012 16:25:49 +0000 Associated Press 8695 at http://kbia.org In harsh fiscal times, MU renovates administrative headquarters Mo. Gov. promises millions to higher education http://kbia.org/post/mo-gov-promises-millions-higher-education <p>Missouri Governor Jay Nixon says he want to add $40 million to his higher education budget.&nbsp; The money would come from a proposed lawsuit settlement with five large mortgage banks over foreclosure practices. Wed, 08 Feb 2012 14:43:32 +0000 Marshall Griffin 8423 at http://kbia.org Mo. Gov. promises millions to higher education Talking Politics for January 31, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/talking-politics-january-31-2012 <p>This week on Talking Politics two Jefferson City lawmakers (both from Columbia) delve into the future of higher education in the state of Missouri as potentially massive budget cuts in 2013 loom large.</p><p> Tue, 31 Jan 2012 19:36:32 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 8020 at http://kbia.org Talking Politics for January 31, 2012 Cuts would be "devastating" says Chancellor Deaton http://kbia.org/post/cuts-would-be-devastating-says-chancellor-deaton <p>A proposal to cut state funding to higher education would be devastating, according to MU Chancellor Brady Deaton.</p><p>Speaking on KBIA&rsquo;s Intersection, Deaton said the 12.5% cut to MU&rsquo;s budget would set the university&rsquo;s state funding back to 1997 levels, despite having increased student enrollment by 50% in the time since. He says this would come on top of an already low record of state funding to higher education, with Missouri ranking lowest in terms of per capita funding among southeastern states.</p> Tue, 31 Jan 2012 15:03:03 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 8006 at http://kbia.org Cuts would be "devastating" says Chancellor Deaton