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Posted on 01.06.09
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  • Posted on 01.06.09

Today’s announcement that Gov.-elect Jay Nixon plans to name Linda Martinez as the state’s new economic development director is welcome news. I like Linda — and I have seen plenty of evidence over the years of her deep understanding of the crucial role of the City of St. Louis in the state’s economic well-being.

I will ask the state senators who represent the City to support her confirmation.