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KCUR Evening Newscast 01-29-09

By Steve Bell


Kansas City, MO –

  • Raises for elected officials and most judges have been cancelled for the year under a bill that has cleared the Missouri legislature.
  • Somewhat softened budget cuts of over $300 million have passed the Kansas Senate and are now before the House.
  • The Kansas City Council advances a $35 million upgrade to its public safety radio systems despite the tight budget.

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