Show-Me China Stock Dump

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The divestment by the Missouri State Employees Retirement Fund will take place over the next 12 months, with an allowance to stretch that to 36 months to avoid financial losses as investments are sold.

In a special meeting called at the urging of Gov. Mike Parson, the 11-member MOSERS Board of Trustees voted 9-2 in favor of the motion by state Treasurer Vivek Malek to sell the stocks and other investments.

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Missouri pension board votes to sell China investments. Here's why some say it's political

A state senator on the board accused State Treasurer Vivek Malek, who lobbied for the change, of playing politics as he runs for election.