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Jay Nixon's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Office: Governor (MO), Democratic
Date Title
Issue Position: Jobs and Economy
Sept. 16, 2014 Gov. Nixon Applauds GM on Announcement of a Third Shift and 750 New Jobs at Wentzville Assembly Plant
Sept. 12, 2014 Gov. Nixon Releases More Than $22 Million for Mental Health Services, Local Governments, Job Training and Other Priorities
Sept. 2, 2014 Centene to Build New Facility and Create Up to 200 Jobs in Ferguson, Gov. Nixon Announces
July 28, 2014 Research Jobs Continue Growth in Missouri; Gov. Nixon Helps Celebrate Opening of Express Scripts Lab
July 24, 2014 Gov. Nixon Helps International Aviation Support Company Open Facility at KCI; Project Creating 500 New Jobs
July 17, 2014 IT Consulting Firm Expands Kansas City Headquarters, Creating 96 New Jobs, Gov. Nixon Announces
April 23, 2014 Global Manufacturer 3M Invests $18.7 Million to Expand in Nevada and Create 22 New Jobs, Gov. Nixon Announces
April 11, 2014 Gov. Nixon Discusses "Good Schools, Good Jobs" During Visit to Timberland High School in Wentzville
April 9, 2014 Gov. Nixon issues Statement on the Failure of Right to Work to Garner the Votes Necessary for Final Passage
March 26, 2014 Gov. Nixon Issues Statement on Missouri Chamber Report
Jan. 29, 2014 Gov. Nixon Discusses "Good Schools, Good Jobs" During Visit to Fort Zumwalt North in O'Fallon
Jan. 28, 2014 Missouri Employers to Save $186 Million as the State Retires UI Trust Fund Obligation Early, Gov. Nixon Announces
Jan. 21, 2014 Gov. Nixon Delivers 2014 State of the State Address
Nov. 8, 2013 Gov. Nixon Encourages Missourians to Recognize Those Who Served in Nation's Military This Veterans Day
Nov. 7, 2013 Standing With Our Veterans, As They Stood For Us
Oct. 9, 2013 State Training Resources Help Hannibal Manufacturer Strengthen Its Workforce, Gov. Nixon Announces
Sept. 19, 2013 Presidential Visit Will Highlight Missouri's Resurgent Auto Industry; Gov. Nixon to Join President at Ford Plant in Kansas
July 10, 2013 Gov. Nixon Signs Legislation to Shore Up the Second Injury Fund, Vetoes Bill that Would have Increased Gas Bills
May 14, 2013 Comments from Gov. Nixon on April Jobs Report Showing Missouri Gained 12,000 Jobs, Unemployment Rate Dropping to 6.6 Percent
May 1, 2013 During Stop at Rock Bridge State Park, Gov. Nixon Encourages Young Missourians Looking for Employment to Apply with State Parks Youth Corps
April 22, 2013 Gov. Nixon Visits Pattonville High School, One of Missouri's Innovation High Schools Preparing Students in the St. Louis Area for Careers in High-Demand Fields
April 8, 2013 Executive Orders Signed by Gov. Nixon to Make Government More Efficient and Effective Will Take Effect August 28
April 8, 2013 Gov Nixon Helps Dedicate New Rail Transfer Facility in Washington, MO; Project is Helping Two Major Local Employers Expand, Create More Than 300 Jobs
April 4, 2013 State Parks Youth Corps Returns to Help Young People With Summer Employment, Gov. Nixon Announces
March 8, 2013 Gov. Nixon announces Jasper County as nation's first Certified Work Ready Community
Oct. 16, 2012 Gov. Nixon issues statement on September jobs report
July 3, 2012 Gov. Nixon Signs Legislation to Strengthen, Expand Show-Me Heroes Program to Further Increase Employment Opportunities for Missouri Veterans
March 16, 2012 Governor Nixon Vetoes Two Bills Today, One dealing with Employment Discrimination and the Other with Workers' Compensation
March 6, 2012 Governor Nixon Appointed to Achieve's Board of Directors; Joins Distinguished Group of Gubernatorial and Business Leaders Committed to Preparing All U.S. Graduates for College and Careers
Feb. 16, 2012 Gov. Nixon, President Ambrose Launch New Innovation Campus to Create a Pathway for Students to Careers in High-Demand Fields
Jan. 19, 2012 Gov. Nixon Visits Bolivar Business to Outline Missouri Works Strategy
Sept. 9, 2011 Gov. Nixon Says Economic Analysis of Export Incentives Shows Pathway Forward on Cargo Hub Legislation
Sept. 1, 2011 Gov. Nixon Visits Perryville Business to Urge Passage of Made in Missouri Jobs Package, Highlight Export Growth
Aug. 31, 2011 Gov. Nixon Urges Passage of Made in Missouri Jobs Package, Promotes Export Growth During Visit to St. Louis Plant-Science Business
Aug. 30, 2011 Gov. Nixon Calls for Passage of Made in Missouri Jobs Package During Visit to Mexico Business
Aug. 30, 2011 Gov. Nixon Highlights Export Growth and Calls for Passage of Made in Missouri Jobs Package During Visit to Moberly Business
Aug. 10, 2011 Amtrak Passengers Between St. Louis and Kansas City Will Benefit from $268 Million Federal Award to Missouri, Three Other Midwest states, Gov. Nixon Says
Aug. 4, 2011 Gov. Nixon Calls for Bipartisan Made in Missouri Jobs Package During Visit to Chesterfield Business
Aug. 1, 2011 State Will Pay full 10 Percent of State/Local Share of Joplin Expedited Debris Removal Costs, Gov. Nixon Says
July 21, 2011 Gov. Nixon Outlines Priorities for Comprehensive, Bi-Partisan Jobs Package
July 7, 2011 Gov. Nixon Announces Expansion of Missouri Disaster Recovery Jobs Program; Initiative Will Add an Additional 130 Clean-up, Humanitarian Jobs in Joplin
April 29, 2011 Gov. Nixon Vetoes Senate Bill 188
April 25, 2011 Governor Nixon's Initial Statement on Senate Bill 188, Relating to the Missouri Human Rights Act and Employment Discrimination
March 3, 2011 Gov. Nixon Touts Significant Success in Missouri Exports in 2010 During Visit to World-Famous St. Louis Meat Manufacturer
Dec. 1, 2010 Statewide Economic-Development Plan Reaches Key Milestone: Initial Job-Creation Recommendations Submitted Today to Gov. Nixon
Nov. 10, 2010 Gov. Nixon Encourages Missourians to Remember, Thank Military Veterans for Their Sacrifice; Asks Employers to Join "Show-Me Heroes" to Interview, Hire Missouri Veterans
June 21, 2010 Gov. Nixon Launches Missouri Summer Jobs Program to Prepare Young People for Future Careers
May 11, 2010 Gov. Nixon Calls on General Assembly to Pass Missouri Manufacturing Jobs Act During Visit to Ford Plant in Claycomo
Dec. 15, 2009 Gov. Nixon Launches $12 Million Initiative To Train Missourians For High-Tech, High-Demand Careers
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