KCUR Morning News 4-21-11
By Elana Gordon
KANSAS CITY, Mo. –
A Kansas City council committee has endorsed a proposed high-rise on the Country Club Plaza, but it might or might not be for the Polsinelli Shugart law firm.
A group of Kansas lawmakers have wrapped up the first round of negotiations on a budget bill for the next fiscal year.
The Missouri Senate has passed a state budget for next year, cutting funding to higher education but holding basic aid to public schools flat.
While Missouri Governor Jay Nixon weighs his options on a bill to roll back voter-approved dog breeding regulations, supporters and opponents of Proposition B staged dueling rallies a few blocks from each other in Jefferson City yesterday.
Motorists in Kansas will soon be able to drive 75 mph on certain highways.
The Kansas City Royals were unable to hold on to an early lead last night, falling to the Cleveland Indians 7-5 at Kauffman Stadium.