Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, left, delivers the annual State of the State address to a joint session of the House and Senate Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012, at the capitol in Jefferson City, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) By AP
(KMOV) – A Missouri House appropriations committee has proposed trimming $65 million to boost funding for colleges and universities.
Some politicians say the cuts would eliminate a $28 million Medicaid program for the blind, and trimming approximately $12 million from subsidized child care.