lawmakers http://kbia.org en Gov. Jay Nixon speaks out on Missouri General Assembly tax breaks http://kbia.org/post/gov-jay-nixon-speaks-out-missouri-general-assembly-tax-breaks <p>Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has spoken out about legislation recently passed by the Missouri General Assembly.</p><p> Thu, 29 May 2014 22:49:02 +0000 Bailey Harbit 53761 at http://kbia.org Gov. Jay Nixon speaks out on Missouri General Assembly tax breaks Lawmakers approve work-related injury legislation http://kbia.org/post/lawmakers-approve-work-related-injury-legislation <p>Missouri lawmakers have sent the governor legislation prohibiting workers from suing each other for accidental on-the-job injuries. Wed, 16 May 2012 13:54:18 +0000 Associated Press 14228 at http://kbia.org Lawmakers to continue to provide funding for blind pension program http://kbia.org/post/lawmakers-continue-provide-funding-blind-pension-program <p>Missouri budget negotiators have agreed to keep a program that provides health coverage for the blind, but they&#39;ve also attempted to attach some strings. Thu, 10 May 2012 13:43:55 +0000 Associated Press 13897 at http://kbia.org Newscast for March 26, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-march-26-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA News room, including:</p><ul><li>Changes could be ahead for the Boone County Mental Health Board</li><li>A 64-year-old man killed in St. Joseph fire</li><li>New cigarette tax legislation filed in Jefferson City.</li></ul> Mon, 26 Mar 2012 13:31:10 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 11228 at http://kbia.org Newscast for March 26, 2012 Possibly threatening email sent to lawmakers http://kbia.org/post/possibly-threatening-email-sent-lawmakers <p>An angry email that named four Missouri state senators and mentioned an Arizona congresswoman who was shot and wounded last year has been traced to an eastern Missouri resident. Wed, 22 Feb 2012 15:02:30 +0000 Associated Press 9253 at http://kbia.org Possibly threatening email sent to lawmakers Newscast for February 22, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-february-22-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA&nbsp;newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>A Cole County judge rules Missouri science investment bill unconstitutional</li><li>A potentially threatening letter is sent to some state lawmakers</li><li>Plans for a new football tailgate zone in Columbia have some business crying foul</li></ul> Wed, 22 Feb 2012 14:50:31 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 9250 at http://kbia.org Newscast for February 22, 2012