Missouri Governor, Mike Parson, Signs $29.7 Billion State Operating Budget

Missouri Governor, Mike Parson, Signs $29.7 Billion State Operating Budget

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) – The Missouri governor, Mike Parson, officially signed into law Missouri’s $29.7 billion state operating budget for the 2020 fiscal year during a ceremony at the Jefferson City Correctional Center on Monday, June 10.

For the first time in many years, the governor signed the state budget sent to him by the Missouri General Assembly without designating a single withholding or line item veto.

State Sen. Dan Hegeman, who chairs the Senate Appropriations Committee, expressed his gratitude to the governor and his staff for their hard work on the budget process.

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