JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon visited every veterans nursing home in the state last week to proclaim the good news: A new law will provide a dedicated funding source for the state-run homes, ensuring that aging and ailing military heroes can receive the care they need for years to come.
NEWS ANALYSIS: Missouri veterans homes get money; others lose it
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