New U.S. census data shows that Missouri is one of just two states where median incomes fell in 2012 from the previous year, and an anti-poverty activists say Illinois’ near 15 percent poverty is worrisome.
Ladue lawmaker also seeks to end income tax for the poor.
The Coalition for Missouri’s Future includes the Missouri AARP, the Missouri School Boards’ Association, teachers unions and several area chambers of commerce.
St. Louis, KC face crucial April vote on taxes.
Woman admits cheating on taxes, helping family members do the same.
Mo. Governor Jay Nixon criticizes sales tax proposal.