donations http://kbia.org en Lobbyist Gifts To Mo. Legislators Exceed $600,000 http://kbia.org/post/lobbyist-gifts-mo-legislators-exceed-600000 April was a good month for legislators hoping to receive freebies from lobbyists, showing a sharp uptick from the previous month in gifts, according to the most recent <a href="http://www.lobbyingmissouri.org/" target="_blank">lobbyist disclosures.</a><p>The grand total for gifts so far is $619,157. Once again, the vast majority (75%) of the gifts for this month were to groups and committees instead of individual legislators. Tue, 04 Jun 2013 19:28:00 +0000 Chris McDaniel 34854 at http://kbia.org Lobbyist Gifts To Mo. Legislators Exceed $600,000 Food bank's Buddy Pack program faces cuts, elimination http://kbia.org/post/food-banks-buddy-pack-program-faces-cuts-elimination <p>The Buddy Pack program at the Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri is in trouble.</p><div> Thu, 02 Feb 2012 23:45:49 +0000 8096 at http://kbia.org Food bank's Buddy Pack program faces cuts, elimination