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Nixon Signs 4 MCUA Supported Bills


Four out of the five bills supported by the Missouri Credit Union Association during the 2014 legislative session will become law on August 28. Governor Jay Nixon (D) signed four of the bills and vetoed one by the July 14 deadline.  Overall, Nixon vetoed 33 bills - the most in a single year since he took office.

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Patent Troll Bill Passes, Heads to the Governor


A bill to protect small businesses, including credit unions, from patent troll abuse is headed to the governor.

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Missouri Capitol Report – State of the State and Legislative Business


Nixon Delivers State of the State Address

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State Lawmakers Gear Up for 2013 Veto Session


Legislators from around the state of Missouri are back in the State Capitol this week for the 2013 veto session. It’s scheduled to begin Wednesday, Sept.11. Governor Jay Nixon (D) vetoed a total of 29 bills passed by the Missouri General Assembly, and all 29 bills are expected to come up for a veto override vote. A two-thirds majority is required in both the Missouri House of Representatives and Missouri Senate to override the Governor’s veto.

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Governor Nixon Vetoes 29 Bills in 2013


Governor Jay Nixon (D) vetoed a total of 29 bills from the 2013 Missouri legislative session, the most in a single year since he took office in 2009. This represents approximately 20 percent of the 145 non-budgetary bills that made it to the Governor’s desk. Nixon had 45 days to sign or veto bills, concluding July 14, 2013.

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Election Night Watch Parties for Credit Union Friends and Champions


Across the state, candidates supported by Missouri credit unions are holding election night watch parties.  Here is a listing of some of the watch events with credit union-friendly candidates across the state on November 6.   As more information becomes available, MCUA will post updates.  If you know of election night viewing opportunities, please contact Amy McLard at or 314.542.1370.  * Candidates marked with an asterisk are Missouri Credit Union Champions.

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Help Credit Union Friends with ‘Get Out the Vote!' Volunteer Efforts


Missouri credit union members have opportunities to assist credit union friends and champions with 'Get Out the Vote' (GOTV) efforts.  The general election takes place on Tuesday, November 6, and there are plenty of options to provide assistance to campaigns in the final days before people head to the polls.  Information is posted by candidate below. 

Your effort could make all the difference on November 6.

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Governor Jay Nixon Meets with Missouri Credit Unions


Governor Jay Nixon Meets with Missouri Credit Unions

At a meeting with Missouri credit union representatives, Governor Jay Nixon (D) recognized the important role credit unions play in Missouri’s economic and financial landscape.

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Credit Unions to Meet with Missouri Governor Jay Nixon on July 24


Missouri Governor Jay Nixon (D) will meet in-person with credit union leaders from across the state on July 24.  Credit union management and board members are invited to participate in the meeting with Governor Nixon.  Here are the details:

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