In his budget proposal earlier this year, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens called for cuts that were projected to impact 20,000 elderly and disabled Missourians. Lawmakers rolled that cut back to only 8,000, and it now appears the cuts could affect even fewer than that.
In his budget proposal earlier this year, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens called for cuts that were projected to impact 20,000 elderly and disabled Missourians. Lawmakers rolled that cut back to only 8,000, and it now appears the cuts could affect even fewer than that. File photo by Keith Myers kmyers@kcstar.com
In his budget proposal earlier this year, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens called for cuts that were projected to impact 20,000 elderly and disabled Missourians. Lawmakers rolled that cut back to only 8,000, and it now appears the cuts could affect even fewer than that. File photo by Keith Myers kmyers@kcstar.com

Fewer disabled Missourians impacted by budget cuts than predicted so far

October 20, 2017 04:49 PM

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