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The Missouri Senate Capitol Briefing for the Week of April 23, 2012

The Missouri Senate began full debate this week on 13 budget bills that encompass the state’s projected $24 billion operating budget — early Wednesday morning (4-25), the Senate gave approval to its version of the budget.

The budget bills address all matters of state government from elementary and secondary education to social services, and pertain to Fiscal Year 2013, which will run from July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013.

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