The leader of a Missouri House committee says she’ll reschedule a 6:45 a.m. hearing after opponents of the measure complained.
The GOP won control of the Senate a dozen years ago and now holds veto-proof majorities in both chambers.
More than 19,000 people from 23 countries visited the old Missouri State Penitentiary in 2012, generating about $275,000 in revenue.
The 14-member panel was created under a 2011 state law. Members included legislators, advocates, law enforcement and officials from school districts.
Republican legislative leaders are preparing for the 2013 session, in which they will hold veto-proof majorities in both House and Senate.
The governor needs to persuade only a little over a third of legislators to vote with him when they return to the Capitol on Sept. 12.
Limbaugh’s bust was positioned Monday near the doors to the House chamber.
Project also includes work at Supreme Court building
Senator Robin Wright-Jones supports the move.
A billion-dollar bump to the budget may seem to contradict the hullabaloo about the state’s tight finances.