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March 2009

Gov. Nixon visits site of future next-generation automobile plant for announcement of 120 new, high-tech jobs
March 27, 2009 - Gov. Jay Nixon joined leaders from the Smith Electric Vehicle U.S. Corporation to announce that the company's next generation of all-electric, zero-emission trucks will be built in Kansas City. Read more ...
Gov. Nixon signs SB313 into law, codifying special state treasury funds for federal recovery dollars
March 26, 2009 - Gov. Jay Nixon today signed into law SB313, which codifies the two special funds the Governor created in February to track every dollar received by the State Treasury under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: the Federal Budget Stabilization Fund and the Federal Stimulus Fund. Read more...
Gov. Nixon's statement on initial MDFB vote to create direct loan pool for small businesses
March 24, 2009 - Gov. Jay Nixon issued a statement regarding an initial vote by the Missouri Development Finance Board to establish a direct loan program for small businesses. Read more ...
Gov. Nixon dedicates advertising funds to encourage baseball fans to "arrive early, stay late" for All-Star Game
March 18, 2009 - Gov. Nixon directed the Missouri Tourism Commission to develop a detailed marketing plan to encourage baseball fans to "arrive early and stay late" for July's All-Star Game and to promote the numerous attractions, restaurants and hotels throughout St. Louis and Missouri. Read more...
Gov. Nixon's statement on initial MDFB vote to create direct loan pool for small businesses
March 9, 2009 - Under an agreement spearheaded by Gov. Nixon, the Missouri Hospital Association will voluntarily contribute an additional $52.5 million a year to provide health care to parents in Missouri. Read more...