2013 budget http://kbia.org en Missouri House GOP Scraps Nixon's Budget Proposal http://kbia.org/post/missouri-house-gop-scraps-nixons-budget-proposal Republican leaders in the Missouri House have scrapped the budget being proposed by Gov. Jay Nixon, a Democrat. Instead they will use last year's budget bills as a starting point for crafting their fiscal year 2015 spending plan.<p>House Budget Chair Rick Stream, R-Kirkwood, says their budget bills contain none of the governor's spending proposals for the fiscal year (FY2015) that begins July 1.<p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"In the past, usually we've used the governor's recommendations," Stream told reporters Thursday in Jefferson City. Fri, 07 Feb 2014 14:47:05 +0000 Marshall Griffin 47803 at http://kbia.org Missouri House GOP Scraps Nixon's Budget Proposal Missouri revenues up 2.2 percent for year http://kbia.org/post/missouri-revenues-22-percent-year <p>Missouri budget officials say the state's tax revenues have increased 2.2 percent through the first five months of the current fiscal year.</p><p>The state's Office of Administration on Tuesday released collection figures for the period from July 1 through the end of November.</p><p>The report says Missouri collected $2.19 billion in individual income taxes through November, up 2.6 percent from the $2.13 billion collected in the same period last year. Sales and use tax collections are up 2.9 percent this year.</p><p>Corporate income taxes are up about 32 percent for the year.</p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 22:48:53 +0000 Person: Associated Press 44717 at http://kbia.org Missouri revenues up 2.2 percent for year Mo. revenue up 10 percent for 2013 budget year http://kbia.org/post/mo-revenue-10-percent-2013-budget-year <p>A new report shows Missouri collected more revenue than expected in the budget year that ended June 30. Thu, 04 Jul 2013 13:40:44 +0000 Associated Press 36482 at http://kbia.org Mo. revenue up 10 percent for 2013 budget year Mo. Senate budget plan notable for zeros http://kbia.org/post/mo-senate-budget-plan-notable-zeros <p>Missouri senators are considering a roughly $25 billion budget plan that may be most notable for what it doesn't contain.</p><p>Senate debate on the budget is scheduled to begin late Monday, with some of the most agreeable items up first. Those include a $66 million increase in basic aid for public schools and a $34 million increase for public colleges and universities.</p> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 13:40:43 +0000 Associated Press 32426 at http://kbia.org Mo. Senate budget plan notable for zeros Nixon supports state's drug task forces http://kbia.org/post/nixon-supports-states-drug-task-forces <div style="margin:0;"><span lang="en-US"><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size:11pt;"><font color="black">Speaking at the Greene County Sheriff’s Office Monday, Gov. Jay Nixon says it’s important to keep the state’s multi-jurisdictional drug task forces on the front lines. </font></span></font></span> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 23:51:57 +0000 Scott Harvey 28722 at http://kbia.org Nixon supports state's drug task forces Why some higher ed schools could get more funding http://kbia.org/post/why-some-higher-ed-schools-could-get-more-funding <p></p><p>Missouri's public colleges and universities would get a funding increase under Gov. Jay Nixon's proposed budget. But not all of the institutions would be treated equally.</p><p>Nixon's proposed budget seeks to implement a performance funding plan that would reward some schools more than others for meeting goals in such things as student retention and graduation.</p> Tue, 29 Jan 2013 23:26:09 +0000 Associated Press 28015 at http://kbia.org Why some higher ed schools could get more funding Continued growth forecast for Missouri revenues http://kbia.org/post/continued-growth-forecast-missouri-revenues <p>Missouri budget officials are forecasting continued growth in state revenues for the next fiscal year. Tue, 18 Dec 2012 23:27:17 +0000 Associated Press 26126 at http://kbia.org Continued growth forecast for Missouri revenues Columbia City Council passes 2013 budget http://kbia.org/post/columbia-city-council-passes-2013-budget <p>The Columbia City Council <a href="https://www.gocolumbiamo.com/Council/Commissions/downloadfile.php?id=6506">passed its budget for the 2013 fiscal year</a> Monday night. Columbia City Manager Mike Matthes says one of the main focuses this year was to try to relieve the general fund by closing the gap between revenues and expenses by a million dollars. Tue, 18 Sep 2012 16:00:23 +0000 Sarah Hollins 21342 at http://kbia.org Columbia City Council passes 2013 budget City Manager presents 2013 budget proposal http://kbia.org/post/city-manager-presents-2013-budget-proposal <p>Columbia City Manager Mike Matthes is asking council members to consider his recommended budget for the 2013 fiscal year. He says the proposal comes closer to balancing the city&rsquo;s budget gap by 2014.<br /> Wed, 25 Jul 2012 00:23:34 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 18141 at http://kbia.org City Manager presents 2013 budget proposal