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KCUR Evening Newscast 5-6-09

By Steve Bell

http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kcur/local-kcur-835946.mp3

Kansas City, MO –

  • Kansas House postpones debate on $247 million more in spending cuts.
  • Regents chair calls 12% higher ed cut proposal "the most damaging yet."
  • Missouri House Republicans disregard committee, kill Medicaid expansion.
  • Educators criticize K-12 funding in current Missouri budget plan.
  • H1N1 flu cases increase slowly, latest in Wyandotte, Johnson Counties.
  • Funkhouser recall group files 9,000 signatures, asks for extension.
  • Petition drive would reverse plan to make ambulance service a city department.

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