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Missouri Special Interest Groups and Residents Asking Lawmakers’ Help To Overturn Nixon’s Budget Decisions
Missouri Special Interest Groups and Residents Asking Lawmakers’ Help To Overturn Nixon’s Budget Decisions
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri special interest groups and residents are asking for state lawmakers' help in releasing millions of dollars in funding withheld by the governor. Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon withheld roughly $700 million this fiscal year, but Missourians in November amended the state constitution to allow lawmakers to override a governor's budget restrictions...