Missouri Chamber of Commerce
Jay Nixon and Rick Perry each gave their take on Perry’s visit with the Missouri Chamber of Commerce.
HB 253 is an income tax cut that was passed by the Missouri Legislature but vetoed by Gov. Jay Nixon. Republicans will attempt to override that veto in a session next month.
The chance of what supporters often call “right to work” getting to the floor in either chamber appears slim.
Missouri Chamber of Commerce President Dan Mehan says the credits would only be tapped if results are seen.
Experts claim it’s legal, but some question whether it will work
Taxpayers have poured $3.5 million to promote a hub that isn’t there.
Frustrated by a perceived lack of success at a Missouri Capitol, more than a dozen representatives from businesses began meeting last summer to develop a winning strategy.
Under the bills, plaintiffs would have to prove that discrimination was a “motivating factor” rather than a
“contributing” factor in their firing.
Missouri Chamber of Commerce commissioner Dan Mehan says he still believes the proposal will happen.