Gov. Jay Nixon
No taxpayer funds are being used for the trip..
Nixon has a month to either sign or veto the legislation.
Opponents concerned about increasing costs to taxpayers.
Gov. Jay Nixon said Monday that Alan Freeman, director of the Missouri Department of Social Services, has stepped down.
Nixon’s wish for longer school year also defeated.
Missouri’s county sheriffs would become responsible for printing concealed weapons permits instead of the state Revenue Department under legislation sent to the governor Thursday.
Still no progress with a month left in the legislative session.
Fund is to reimburse school districts for extra cost associated with special needs students.
Jones says the appeal is based on religious freedom.
Missouri Supreme Court ruled against local sales taxes on vehicles in 2012.