mark parkinson http://kbia.org en Mo. House Committee Passes GOP Medicaid Reform Bill, Defeats Another Expansion Attempt http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-committee-passes-gop-medicaid-reform-bill-defeats-another-expansion-attempt <P>A<A href="http://www.house.mo.gov/"> Missouri House </A>committee has passed the Republicans’ alternative to the Medicaid expansion being sought by Democratic Governor Jay Nixon.</P> <P>The House Committee on Government Oversight and Accountability voted Wednesday evening to pass <A href="http://www.house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HB700">House Bill 700 </A>on a 7-2 vote.&#160; The measure would expand coverage to 180,000 Missourians while removing 44,000 children from the Medicaid rolls.&#160; The sponsor, <A href="http://www.house.mo.gov/member.aspx?district=060&#38;year=2013">State Rep Thu, 04 Apr 2013 14:34:37 +0000 Marshall Griffin 31490 at http://kbia.org Mo. House Committee Passes GOP Medicaid Reform Bill, Defeats Another Expansion Attempt House approves English-only driver's tests http://kbia.org/post/house-approves-english-only-drivers-tests <p>The Missouri House has given first-round approval to legislation that would require driver&rsquo;s license exams be given only in English. Tue, 21 Feb 2012 17:20:31 +0000 Marshall Griffin 9192 at http://kbia.org House approves English-only driver's tests