Governor Jay Nixon
Threatened with arrest, State Sen. Jamilah Nasheed refused to back down, crossing a yellow line of police tape to deliver petition signatures to St. Louis County prosector Bob McCulloch calling for a special prosecutor in the Ferguson, Mo., shooting case.
Charlie Brennan – Wednesday, June 25th – Phil Brooks on Gov. Jay Nixon’s Veto; Bevis Schock and Hugh Eastwood on Red Light Camera Ticket Cases Going to Mo. Supreme Court; Timothy C. Richards
Charlie and Debbie talk with KMOX’s Jeff City Correspondent Phil Brooks; with STL Attys Bevis Schock and Hugh Eastwood; and with Lori Thaman of Fair Saint Louis. Charlie talks with Former STL Detective Timothy C. Richards; with STL Cards Broadcaster Mike Shannon; and Stages St. Louis’ Jack Lane.
State and local leaders call for an expansion of Medicaid in Missouri.
Marijuana is becoming a major issue in Missouri and KMOX asked Governor Jay Nixon what he thinks about it.
The governor talked about his agenda for public education-saying he wants to avoid fiscally irresponsible experiments that would take money out of public schools.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon issued a statement today saying he has refused to halt the execution of white supremacist serial killer Joseph Paul Franklin, calling his crime in Missouri a cowardly and calculated shooting.
Republican led legislature passed bills bolstering gun rights.
Tax credits and liability lawsuits will be the main issues of the week.
Missouri set an all-time high during the 2012 fiscal year by waiving $629 million of revenues through tax credits.
“It is unfair and punitive to retroactively tax at least 122,702 Missourians, particularly without a vote of the people.”