general revenue collections http://kbia.org en Mo. state workers off on Black Friday as economy improves http://kbia.org/post/mo-state-workers-black-friday-economy-improves <p>Governor Jay Nixon today signed an executive order to close state offices on Black Friday, Nov. 23, in part because state revenues have increased. State Budget Director Linda Luebbering said the state’s revenue collections are up by 7.5 percent compared with last year.</p><p>“We’re beginning to see the improving economy’s impact on our revenue collections," Luebbering said. "It’s always a lag as the economy improves – takes a little while for that to start showing up in our revenue collections."</p> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 18:36:16 +0000 Lukas Udstuen 23997 at http://kbia.org Mo. state workers off on Black Friday as economy improves