Kiki Curls http://kcur.org en Negotiators Approve Final Version Of Missouri Budget http://kcur.org/post/negotiators-approve-final-version-missouri-budget <p>Missouri House and Senate budget negotiators have crafted a final version of next year's state budget.</p><p>The nearly $25 billion spending plan includes a $66 million increase for K-12 schools, and a $25 million hike for state universities and community colleges.&nbsp; It still does not include the Medicaid expansion proposed by Democratic Governor Jay Nixon, which disappointed committee member and&nbsp;State Senator Kiki Curls, also a Democrat, from Kansas City.</p> Wed, 08 May 2013 16:28:33 +0000 Marshall Griffin 36385 at http://kcur.org Negotiators Approve Final Version Of Missouri Budget Let's Move: Childhood Obesity Prevention In KC's Urban Core http://kcur.org/post/lets-move-childhood-obesity-prevention-kcs-urban-core <p>Historically Black Americans have marched for freedom and ran the long race for equality. In modern times there is a different race to be ran, a literal movement to be undertaken and that&rsquo;s keeping pace with personal health, running the race against time itself.</p><p> Tue, 29 May 2012 14:09:46 +0000 Andrea Silenzi & Jabulani Leffall 18439 at http://kcur.org Let's Move: Childhood Obesity Prevention In KC's Urban Core