state revenue

4:54 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

Missouri revenue up about 2 percent over last year

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A new report shows Missouri revenues were up slightly as the state heads toward the last few months of its fiscal year.

State figures released Wednesday show the state's net general revenue increased 1.7 percent through March compared with the same point last year.

State Budget Director Linda Luebbering says the revenue numbers show Missouri is on pace to meet this year's budget projections set by Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon's administration. But she added that sales tax receipts are currently coming in below projections.

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8:10 am
Mon March 10, 2014

Missouri seeing effects of declining casino visits

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A recent decline in Missouri's casino revenues is raising questions among lawmakers about the extent to which the state can continue to rely on gambling to fund key programs.

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4:36 pm
Thu January 2, 2014

Missouri revenue up through first half of fiscal year

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Missouri revenues have grown by slightly less than 3 percent through the first half of the state's budget year.

Figures released Thursday by the state Office of Administration show Missouri's general revenues stood at nearly $3.9 billion at the end of December. That was up more than $100 million from the same period a year earlier — a growth rate of 2.8 percent.

Missouri's 2014 fiscal year began last July and ends this coming June 30.

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5:34 pm
Fri August 2, 2013

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5:25 pm
Fri August 2, 2013

Missouri revenues down in July

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Missouri has started its 2014 fiscal year with a dip in revenues compared to last year.

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5:27 pm
Tue December 18, 2012

Continued growth forecast for Missouri revenues

Legislators and Gov. Nixon are sparing over bills reforming voter identification and workplace discrimination.

Missouri budget officials are forecasting continued growth in state revenues for the next fiscal year.

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