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Politics
11:20 am
Tue May 21, 2013

After threatening resignation if key bills failed, Grisamore now says he's staying put

Missouri House Communications

Originally published on Tue May 21, 2013 3:51 pm

A Missouri lawmaker who threatened to resign unless one or both of his key bills survived the last day of the 2013 legislative session is staying put, even though both bills failed to make it out by Friday's deadline.

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Politics
3:38 pm
Wed July 11, 2012

Nixon signs bill aimed to protect seniors and the disabled

KBIA file photo

Governor Jay Nixon is signing legislation Wednesday designed to protect senior citizens from financial exploitation.  Senate Bill 689 expands the definition of financial exploitation against seniors and those with disabilities to include “undue influence…”

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Politics
4:47 pm
Fri February 17, 2012

Help for Missouri's homeless with disabilities

Ed Yourdon Flickr

 

At its meeting Friday in Columbia, the Missouri Housing Development Commission took a big step toward housing homeless individuals with special needs. 

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Business
5:52 pm
Thu February 2, 2012

Fire destroys Boonville's Unlimited Opportunities businesses

An excavator cleans up the debris from a fire in Boonville. Two businesses run by Unlimited Opportunities were destroyed, but no one was hurt in the fire.
Matt Veto KBIA

A Thursday morning fire in Boonville has destroyed two businesses operated by a program that helps people with disabilities.

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