State Small Business Credit Initiative http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Nixon: Mo. gets $27 million in incentives program http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/nixon-mo-gets-27-million-incentives-program <p><strong>Updated at 1:10 p.m.&nbsp; March 22, 2011 with comment from Nixon.</strong></p><p>Missouri is receiving $27 million in federal money to boost small business growth and job creation.</p><p>The <a href="http://www.treasury.gov/resource-center/sb-programs/Pages/ssbci.aspx">State Small Business Credit Initiative </a>supports state-level, small business lending programs and is part of the <a href="http://www.sba.gov/content/small-business-jobs-act-2010">Small Business Jobs Act</a> signed by President Obama last fall.</p><p> Tue, 22 Mar 2011 14:40:33 +0000 Julie Bierach & The Associated Press 779 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Nixon: Mo. gets $27 million in incentives program