[Nfbmo] Urgent matter for Monday

Ruby Polk rubypolk0 at sbcglobal.net
Mon May 4 15:46:55 UTC 2015

I just made my Call to Governor Nixon's Office and spoke to "Donna". Ruby
Polk, President, nFBMO, Kansas City Chapter

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From: Nfbmo [mailto:nfbmo-bounces at nfbnet.org] On Behalf Of Gary Wunder via
Sent: Sunday, May 03, 2015 8:12 PM
To: 'NFB of Missouri Mailing List'
Subject: [Nfbmo] Urgent matter for Monday

It is urgent that we call the office of Governor Nixon tomorrow to see if he
can restore to the budget a $150,000 cut in state match for RSB that will
result in our losing another $704,000 from the federal government and change
our baseline budget for future years. Just when this was passed by the House
and Senate I do not know, but it now awaits the signature of our chief
executive. I do not know if he has the power to argue with the General
Assembly about specific cuts or how the line item veto may work in this
situation, but this is a significant cut.


You may reach the governor's office by calling (573) 751-3222.


Thank you for helping to turn this around.



Gary Wunder, President

National Federation of the Blind of Missouri


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