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Budget deficit "bake sale"
4:46 pm
Tue April 10, 2012

Groups hold 'bake sale' at Mo. Capitol

Andrea Routh of the Missouri Health Advocacy Alliance takes part in a "bake sale" to voice support for finding new sources of state revenue.
(Marshall Griffin/St. Louis Public Radio)

Several groups critical of the no new taxes stance of both Democratic Governor Jay Nixon and Republican legislative leaders held a bake sale today at the Missouri Capitol.

The event was held to highlight what the participants say is a lack of effort to explore new ways to raise revenue.  Sean Nicholson is with the group Progress Missouri.

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