http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Morning headlines: Wednesday, March 14, 2012 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-wednesday-march-14-2012 <p><strong>Silvey strikes back at Nixon over criticism of proposed cut to aid for the blind</strong></p><p>Silvey said Tuesday that Nixon&#39;s administration should contact him to discuss funding education and blind assistance after Nixon completes his &quot;press conferences and campaign rallies.&quot;</p><p>Silvey, a Republican from Kansas City, sent Nixon a letter after the Democratic governor criticized proposed cuts in programs for the blind at a rally in Columbia.</p> Wed, 14 Mar 2012 14:23:20 +0000 Julie Bierach & The Associated Press 3263 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Wednesday, March 14, 2012