state http://kbia.org en Mo. House passes state budget, headed to Senate http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-passes-state-budget-headed-senate <p></p><p>The Missouri House has passed a $26.6 billion state budget that ties the amount of an increase in funding for public schools to increases in state revenue. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 23:06:25 +0000 Associated Press 50368 at http://kbia.org Mo. House passes state budget, headed to Senate Talking Politics for April 3, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/talking-politics-april-3-2012 <p>This week on<em> Talking Politics</em>, we examine &quot;wedge issues&quot;--those hot-button topics lawmakers both nationally and state-wide continually bicker over.</p> Tue, 03 Apr 2012 18:35:56 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 11728 at http://kbia.org Talking Politics for April 3, 2012 Medicaid out-of-pocket costs rise under proposed state program http://kbia.org/post/medicaid-out-pocket-costs-rise-under-proposed-state-program <p>Some low-income seniors and people with disabilities in Missouri could have to pay more out of pocket to qualify for Medicaid coverage under changes being initiated in the state program. Mon, 27 Feb 2012 15:04:55 +0000 Associated Press 9547 at http://kbia.org Medicaid out-of-pocket costs rise under proposed state program Commission redrawing state senate districts reaches accord http://kbia.org/post/commission-redrawing-state-senate-districts-reaches-accord <p>A ten-member commission chosen by Gov. Jay Nixon to draw a new map for Missouri&rsquo;s State Senate districts has reached a tentative agreement. Thu, 23 Feb 2012 14:57:42 +0000 Marshall Griffin 9327 at http://kbia.org Commission redrawing state senate districts reaches accord Talking Politics for February 21, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/talking-politics-february-21-2012 <p>This week on Talking Politics, we delve the controversy and complexity surrounding the debate over the redrawing of both state and federal representative districts.</p> Thu, 23 Feb 2012 14:49:10 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 9326 at http://kbia.org Talking Politics for February 21, 2012