Missouri lawmakers overrode Gov. Jay Nixon’s veto of a bill cutting jobless benefits. But the issue may be headed for court.
Missouri lawmakers overrode Gov. Jay Nixon’s veto of a bill cutting jobless benefits. But the issue may be headed for court. File photo
Missouri lawmakers overrode Gov. Jay Nixon’s veto of a bill cutting jobless benefits. But the issue may be headed for court. File photo

Fight brewing over Missouri cutting jobless benefits

October 04, 2015 08:53 PM

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