Missouri Department of Economic Development http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Audit Of Mo. Technology Corporation Cites Lack Of Documentation For Admin. Costs http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/audit-mo-technology-corporation-cites-lack-documentation-admin-costs <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A state-run nonprofit corporation needs to improve its transparency, according to an audit released Thursday.</span></p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 22:28:04 +0000 Marshall Griffin 28559 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Audit Of Mo. Technology Corporation Cites Lack Of Documentation For Admin. Costs Unemployment Rate Down Again In Missouri http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/unemployment-rate-down-again-missouri <p>Missouri's unemployment rate dropped to its lowest point in nearly four years - good news for incumbent Jay Nixon with the election three weeks away.</p><p>The state Department of Economic Development announced this morning that the rate is 6.9 percent - down three-tenths of a point from August, and nearly three points below its recession-era peak in August of 2009.</p><p>The state says companies added 2,500 jobs in September, bringing the total number of new jobs this year to 24,700.</p><p>Nixon applauded the numbers in a statement:</p><p></p> Tue, 16 Oct 2012 18:21:44 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 5444 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Unemployment Rate Down Again In Missouri