U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2011

    Mo' Money, Mo' Ethics? Missouri Senate Committee Says Yes

    Melissa MeinzerWhat? We thought Missouri had no increased funding for anything!​Stop the presses.We actually have good news coming out of Jefferson City!Even though the state of Missouri is broke, the Senate Appropriations Committee has resisted Governor Jay Nixon's suggestion to scale back fundin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2009

    Senator Kit Bond Leads Charge to Save Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet, Missouri Jobs

    Among the cuts Defense Secretary Robert Gates proposed in his 2010 budget in April was for funding of the Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter plane. Yesterday Missouri Senator Kit Bond and several colleagues sent a letter to the Senate Appropriations Committee to restore funding for the F/A-18 and, i ... More >>

  • News

    November 15, 2000

    After the Deluge

    Since the Flood of 93, Chesterfield boosters have used millions in public money to raise a levee and turn the bottomlands into a boomtown. But betting against the river is risky business.

  • News

    July 21, 1999


    MCI WorldCom and the state are raking in windfall profits from the captive customers in Missouri's prisons