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Missouri lawmakers return to Jefferson City next week to begin the second half of the 2018 legislative session.

House Speaker Todd Richardson, R-Poplar Bluff, said his chamber will spend the bulk of their first week back debating the fiscal year 2019 state budget and voting it over to the Senate.

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The Missouri Senate is waiting to go into special session on securing in-home health care benefits for more than 8,000 state residents.

This article first appeared in the St. Louis Beacon: October 20, 2008 - Since she became a quadriplegic after a car accident nearly 18 years ago, Kathy Alexander of Bourbon, Mo., has needed a personal attendant at her home.