charter schools http://kbia.org en KBIA Newscast for June 27, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/kbia-newscast-june-27-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Gov. Jay Nixon signing one education bill, and vetoing another</li><li>Nixon also signs off on small business tax credit</li><li>UM Press closure to go on as expected</li><li>Columbia Fire Marshal to retire on Friday</li></ul> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 22:06:48 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 16629 at http://kbia.org Nixon OK's small biz tax breaks and charter schools, vetoes bus route bill http://kbia.org/post/nixon-oks-small-biz-tax-breaks-and-charter-schools-vetoes-bus-route-bill <p>Gov. Jay Nixon has signed into law a measure offering a tax break for some small businesses in Missouri. Wed, 27 Jun 2012 21:55:43 +0000 Associated Press 16622 at http://kbia.org Nixon OK's small biz tax breaks and charter schools, vetoes bus route bill Senate committee scrutinizes school transfer bill http://kbia.org/post/senate-committee-scrutinizes-school-transfer-bill <p>Legislation that’s designed to stem a potential flood of students from unaccredited schools in St. Louis and Kansas City to nearby suburban schools was heard Tuesday before a Missouri Senate committee. Wed, 01 Feb 2012 15:12:19 +0000 Marshall Griffin 8047 at http://kbia.org Senate committee scrutinizes school transfer bill