pension program http://kbia.org en Columbia leaders detail plan to address pension problem http://kbia.org/post/columbia-leaders-detail-plan-address-pension-problem <p>City leaders are asking Columbia city council to allow them to make significant changes to the city&rsquo;s benefit plans for new employees. It&rsquo;s an effort to address the city&rsquo;s ailing pensions. Thu, 12 Jul 2012 18:53:49 +0000 Jon Ingram 17444 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