5 things to know for Missouri state address

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 | 2:24 p.m. CST

JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is delivering his sixth State of the State address Tuesday and presenting his recommended budget for the fiscal year starting July 1. The speech and spending recommendations are a starting point for the Republican-led legislature, but it is uncertain how successful the Democratic governor will be at winning approval for his proposals.