Legislature bans radio frequency i.d. procedure
House approves date change from August to June. Senate gets bill next.
Some Missouri House members ducked out on previous vote
District is financially-strapped, partly because of school transfer costs.
Jay Nixon & several of ailing state rep’s colleagues were in University City for ceremony.
Gov. Nixon vetoed similar legislation last year.
Wentzville Republican is welcoming the new career challenge.
Tim Jones (R-Eureka) says he will instead run for an unspecified statewide office in 2016.
Some in state legislature say new EPA clean air proposal goes too far.
Crystal City Democrat served four terms in legislature