A proposed transportation sales tax that had appeared headed for the ballot now is in jeopardy of failing in the Missouri House, a potential casualty of a successful Republican push to cut income taxes.
Missouri State Representative Keith English, a Democrat from Florissant, discusses repercussions from his crossing the aisle to join Republican lawmakers in overriding Governor Nixon’s tax cut bill veto.
Rep. Keith English was removed from four House committees Wednesday by House Minority Leader Jake Hummel.
The Senate’s 23-8 party-line vote was just enough to meet the constitutional requirement of a two-thirds majority.
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