Newscast for March 28, 2012
By Scarlett Robertson • Mar 28, 2012
Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:
- Around a hundred demonstrators rallied outside the State Capitol Wednesday to protest plans to induct conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh into the Hall of Famous Missourians.
- Governor Jay Nixon is calling the budget approved by the Missouri House last week “dead wrong” because it restores funding for higher education by cutting a health care program for the blind.
- Birth records for presidential and vice presidential candidates would need to be publicly available for those appearing on Missouri ballots.
- Some are calling it a "game-changer" in the battle against methamphetamine labs — a new form of pseudoephedrine that apparently can't be used to make the dangerous and addictive drug.