House budget leader calls on Governor to release withholds

Governor Jay Nixon told Missourians this summer he was freezing $400-million in the state’s Fiscal Year 2014 operating budget pending the outcome of his veto of a tax cut bill, HB 253. Nixon said that bill could result in a hole in the budget of $800-million...

Assistant House Democrat leader looks ahead to veto session

Republicans hold a supermajority in the House, but still need Democrat support to overturn the vetoes of some legislation in the veto session that begins today. The key issue to be debated is HB 253, that would cut Missouri income taxes. Governor Jay Nixon says it...
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