child care providers http://kbia.org en Nixon seeks to expand Mo. child care subsidies http://kbia.org/post/nixon-seeks-expand-mo-child-care-subsidies <p>Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon wants to expand subsidized child care to more than 2,800 children whose parents are gradually moving up the pay scale at work.</p><p>Nixon's proposed budget includes a $6.3 million funding increase for what's described as "transitional child care." The money would allow low-income parents who get raises to continue receiving a reduced child care subsidy instead of losing the aid altogether.</p> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 14:01:09 +0000 Associated Press 28042 at http://kbia.org Nixon seeks to expand Mo. child care subsidies Disturbing worship service now a crime in Missouri http://kbia.org/post/disturbing-worship-service-now-crime-missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has signed into law more than two dozen bills covering a variety of topics, including disturbances of worship services, workers&#39; compensation and child care providers.<p>The governor&#39;s office announced the bill signings Tuesday. <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/bill-sent-gov-nixon-would-criminalize-disturbance-worship-services-mo">One measure</a> makes it a misdemeanor to intentionally disrupt or interrupt a worship service with profanity, noise or indecent behavior. Tue, 10 Jul 2012 21:22:06 +0000 The Associated Press 17334 at http://kbia.org Disturbing worship service now a crime in Missouri