2014 budget http://kbia.org en Missouri House Passes FY2015 State Budget http://kbia.org/post/missouri-house-passes-fy2015-state-budget <span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Missouri House has passed all 13 budget bills with an estimated $26.6 billion spending plan for Fiscal Year 2015, which begins July 1.</span><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">During Thursday's round of budget votes, House Democrats began sharply criticizing this year's budget writing process. Along with Gov. Jay Nixon, they disagree with House Republicans about how much revenue they think the state will take in. &#160;State Rep. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 12:46:00 +0000 Marshall Griffin 50386 at http://kbia.org Missouri House Passes FY2015 State Budget 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 Boone County Commission proposes largest budget yet http://kbia.org/post/boone-county-commission-proposes-largest-budget-yet <p>Members of the public attended an open meeting of the Boone County Commission Tuesday evening for the next fiscal year’s budget. The public testimony was sparsely attended and yielded no comment on the proposed $65 million budget for the 2014 fiscal year, the county’s largest.</p><p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 13:50:06 +0000 Colin Hope 44805 at http://kbia.org Columbia city manager discusses proposed 2014 budget http://kbia.org/post/columbia-city-manager-discusses-proposed-2014-budget <p></p><p><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Watch the show and join the conversation on the&nbsp;<a href="http://intersectkbia.weebly.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Intersection website.</a></strong></p><p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 22:04:30 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 39460 at http://kbia.org Columbia city manager discusses proposed 2014 budget Mo. House passes $25B budget without Medicaid plan http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-passes-25b-budget-without-medicaid-plan <p>The Missouri House has passed a nearly $25 billion budget that would fund modest increases for public education, but not the Medicaid expansion sought by Gov. Jay Nixon. Thu, 28 Mar 2013 19:45:46 +0000 Associated Press 31146 at http://kbia.org Mo. House passes $25B budget without Medicaid plan Funding sought for Mo. child sex abuse victims http://kbia.org/post/funding-sought-mo-child-sex-abuse-victims <p>Advocates for child sex abuse victims are urging the Missouri Legislature to renew a funding increase for their social services.</p><p>At issue is an increase of more than 20 percent in funding for child assessment centers that was included in the 2013 budget. That $500,000 increase brought the total funding for the centers to $2.8 million.<br>The centers conduct forensic interviews and sexual assault exams on children that can help make a legal case against their perpetrators.</p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 15:24:38 +0000 Associated Press 28434 at http://kbia.org Funding sought for Mo. child sex abuse victims