missouri state spending caps

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The Missouri House is moving forward with a measure that would limit growth in the state's spending based on increases in population and inflation.

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The Missouri House has given first-round approval to a proposed constitutional amendment that would cap state spending, based on each year’s inflation rate and population growth.  The vote split almost entirely along party lines.

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A Missouri House committee has passed a proposed constitutional amendment that would place caps on all state spending.