Governor Makes Controversial AppointmentJason Hall couldn't win Senate confirmation as Missouri's economic development director has received a new job in the department.
Missouri Still Without Permanent Economic Development HeadMissouri's Department of Economic Development is still without a director after the Senate refused to approve the Governor's appointment.
Missouri Senators Scuttle Nominee for Economic DirectorThe Senate Gubernatorial Appointments Committee refused to vote Wednesday on confirming Jason Hall to head the department.
Update: Gov. Nixon Grilled on AppointeeNine senators delayed action to vote on Jason Hall's approval to efficiently serve as Missouri's Economic Development Director.
Nixon Taps Jason Hall as New Missouri Economic Development ChiefHall has been the director for the Missouri Technology Corp. since 2009.