Gov. Jay Nixon
Imagine the scenario: A federal agent attempts to arrest someone for illegally selling a machine gun. Instead, the federal agent is arrested — charged in a state court with the crime of enforcing federal gun laws.
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.