http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Nixon restores $40 million to higher ed. with 2013 budget amendment http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/nixon-restores-40-million-higher-ed-2013-budget-amendment <p>In the wake of a possible <a href="http://www.news.stlpublicradio.org/post/nixon-mo-schools-should-avoid-big-tuition-hikes-response-budget-cuts">approximately 12.5 percent cut in higher education</a> funding for fiscal year 2013, and ongoing discussion of <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-curators-wary-proposed-tuition-increase">tuition hikes</a> and <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/words-inevitable-and-job-losses-used-together-u-mo-system-budget-talks">job cuts</a> across the University of Missouri system in response, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has announced an a Tue, 07 Feb 2012 23:06:45 +0000 Kelsey Proud & Marshall Griffin 3027 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Nixon restores $40 million to higher ed. with 2013 budget amendment