Parson signs off on $2B supplemental budget

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Missouri Gov. Mike Parson answers questions while addressing members of the media Thursday, Feb. 23, 2023, at the state Capitol.
Julie Smith/News Tribune photo: Missouri Gov. Mike Parson answers questions while addressing members of the media Thursday, Feb. 23, 2023, at the state Capitol.


A $2 billion budget infusion approved by Gov. Mike Parson will help keep state agencies operating through the end of June.

The Republican governor signed off on a second supplemental budget bill Monday after signing the first at the end of February.