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FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2012 file photo, Gov. Jay Nixon talks to members of the media during a question and answer session at the Governor's Mansion in Jefferson City, Mo. Nixon on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012 said that reorganizing Missouri's environmental regulatory agency will be among his priorities next year, and indicated he wouldn't back down from trying to expand Medicaid even though Republicans control the Legislature. (AP Photo/Kelley McCall, File)