Missouri legislature 2013

1-cent sales tax proposed for Missouri transportation

Missouri's transportation commission chairman, Rudy Farber, proposed a 1-cent sales tax Thursday that would address shortfalls for roads, bridges and other infrastructure needs. Officials estimate cities and counties each could receive $396 million over 10 years.

Missouri tax cut debate focuses on Kansas

Business lobbyists may praise proposals modeled on Kansas' tax cuts, Democrats, budget analysts and a teachers' union representative warn against adopting them.