The incentives will be a key part of Missouri’s bid for the Boeing 777X jetliner in a competition featuring more than a dozen states from coast to coast.
Temperatures were 40 degrees colder than Wednesday, when much of Missouri basked in weather in the 60s.
Senate Bill 1 unanimously passed out of the House Economic Development Committee 24-0 Thursday afternoon. The House Rules Committee later approved the plan.
The Senate bill passed with only two Senators opposing the measure. The House bill passed unanimously.
St. Louis leaders are urging Missouri lawmakers to approve incentives for Boeing to build a new commercial airplane in their region.
Missouri lawmakers have convened a special session aimed at persuading the Boeing Co. to produce the 777X plane in the state.
In early November, Webb, 38, was charged with seven campaign finance law violations and one count of felony stealing.
Combined, the airports contribute more than 100,000 jobs with a payroll of $3.1 billion.
At the special session, Nixon is expected to ask the General Assembly to pass legislation granting Boeing up to $150 million in incentives.
House Speaker Tim Jones has announced the members of a committee tasked with investigating allegations of a hostile work environment in the Department of Agriculture.