Nixon Tours Stalactite-Infested Basement of State CapitolGov. Jay Nixon took a handful of Missouri lawmakers and reporters on a tour of the muddy, stalactite infested basement of the state Capitol to show what repairs need to be made to the nearing century old building.
Lawmakers React to the House Sending Gov. Nixon an Income Tax Cut BillFor the second straight year, the legislature sent a tax cut bill to Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon for his signature or veto.
Staffer to Mo. House Speaker Resigns After Leaving Loaded Gun at CapitolDave Evans of O'Fallon was a legislative assistance for Jones at the time of the incident. His 9mm pistol was found atop a toilet paper dispenser in a men's restroom at the Missouri Capitol.
Loaded Gun Left in Missouri Capitol BathroomCapitol Police identified the owner as David Evans, a staffer for House Speaker Tim Jones. There was one round in the chamber and six more in the magazine.