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Jay Nixon's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Jeremiah 'Jay' W. Nixon
Office: Governor (MO), Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Georganne; 2 Children: Jeremiah, Willson
Birth Date: 02/13/1956
Birth Place: De Soto, MO
Home City: Jefferson City, MO
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
June 2, 2014 Gov. Nixon Issues Statement on Transportation Tax
Feb. 6, 2014 During Visit to Lee's Summit MoDOT Facility, Gov. Nixon Thanks Crews and Discusses New Measures to Help Missourians Afford Rising Propane Price
Dec. 6, 2013 One Week After Special Session Call, Gov. Nixon Praises Final Passage of Bill to Help Missouri Compete for Production of the Boeing 777X
Dec. 4, 2013 Gov. Nixon Announces Agreement by Community Colleges to Train Thousands of Workers for Next-Generation Aerospace Jobs at Boeing
Aug. 20, 2013 During Visit to Springfield, Gov. Nixon Discusses his Veto of Bill that Would Double Fees on Drivers' Licenses
July 9, 2013 Gov. Nixon Signs Legislation Making it Easier for Motorists to Show Proof of Insurance
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
Oct. 22, 2012 Gov. Nixon Launches New Barge Built by Trinity Marine for ADM; Says Caruthersville Business is Part of Missouri's Economic Progress
June 27, 2012 Gov. Nixon Vetoes HB 1789; Says Legislation is an Unfunded Mandate
April 12, 2012 Gov. Nixon Approves Improvement Plan for I-44 Interchange Near New Mercy Hospital in Joplin
March 29, 2012 Governor Nixon Helps Break ground for New Osage River Railroad Bridge; Praises Project for Economic, Jobs Benefit
Feb. 29, 2012 Gov. Nixon Makes Available More Than $5 Million in Additional Education Funds for K-12 Schools and Higher Education Institutions
Jan. 17, 2012 Missouri State of the State Address 2012
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
May 26, 2011 Gov. Nixon Signs Executive Order Waiving Fees for Replacing Identification for Joplin Tornado Victims
April 27, 2011 Gov. Nixon Praises Cooperative Efforts of County Sheriffs and Missouri National Guard to Implement Evacuation from Birds Point-New Madrid Floodway
March 29, 2011 Missouri Will Pursue Nearly $1 Billion in Reallocated Federal Funding for Rail Projects, Gov. Nixon Announces
Jan. 19, 2011 State of the State Address
Jan. 19, 2011 Statement From Gov. Nixon on China's Airline Selection to Serve as Transport of Chinese Goods to St. Louis
Jan. 18, 2011 Ford to Build Next-Generation Vehicle, Invest at Least $400 Million in Claycomo Plant, Gov. Nixon, Company Reps Announce
July 15, 2010 Gov. Nixon Signs Bill to Support Automotive Industry and Thousands of Jobs in Missouri
July 9, 2010 Gov. Nixon Issues Statement on Agreement to Move Forward on Special Session
July 8, 2010 Gov. Nixon's Statement on Award of Federal Grant for St. Louis's Delmar Loop Trolley Project
July 7, 2010 During Visit to Dexter Plant, Gov. Nixon Calls on General Assembly to Reach Agreement this Week to Pass Automotive Manufacturing Jobs Act
June 30, 2010 Gov. Nixon's Statement on Wednesday's Special Session Legislative Activity
June 30, 2010 Gov. Nixon's Statement on Tuesday Special Session Activity
June 28, 2010 Statement from Gov. Nixon on Special Session Progress
June 22, 2010 Gov. Nixon Signs Bill in Union to Strengthen Business Protections for Missouri Automotive Dealers
June 15, 2010 During Visit to Columbia Plant, Gov. Nixon Calls for Broad Consensus to Preserve, Expand Automotive Industry
April 7, 2010 Gov. Nixon Issues Statement on Perfection of DWI-Reform Bill by House of Representatives
Jan. 22, 2010 Statement From Gov. Nixon After Meeting Today With Alan Mulally, President and CEO of Ford Motor Co.
Dec. 4, 2009 Gov. Nixon Announces Details Of Bill To Reform Missouri DWI Laws, Keep Repeat Drunken Drivers Off The Road
Sept. 28, 2009 Gov. Nixon Breaks Ground On Downtown Airport Terminal, Hangar Project That Will Create 94 New Jobs
Sept. 9, 2009 Gov. Nixon Releases Automotive Jobs Task Force Report During Visit to Ford Assembly Plant in Claycomo
Aug. 28, 2009 Gov. Nixon Reminds Young Missourians That State Law Banning Texting While Driving Takes Effect Today
July 14, 2009 Gov. Nixon's Statement on State Funding for the Tour of Missouri
July 7, 2009 Gov. Nixon Signs HB 359 to Make State Highway Construction Contracts More Effective and Efficient
June 22, 2009 Missouri Gov. Nixon, Illinois Gov. Quinn Detail Vision for Chicago-To-St. Louis High-Speed Rail Line During Visit to St. Louis Amtrak Station
June 17, 2009 Gov. Nixon's Statement on the Fiat/Chrysler Plant Reopening
June 3, 2009 Gov. Nixon Shares Ideas About High Speed Rail at Roundtable With Vice President Biden, Other Governors
April 14, 2009 Gov. Nixon, Seven Other Midwestern Governors Voice Support of High-Speed Rail Projects to Secretary of Transportation
April 10, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Ray LaHood, Secretary, United States Department of Transportation
March 27, 2009 Gov. Nixon Visits Site of Future Next-Generation Automobile Plant for Announcement of 120 New, High-Tech Jobs
Jan. 13, 2009 Gov. Nixon Signs Executive Orders to Help Put Missouri Economy on the Right Track
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