Former presidential candidate speaks at conservative political gathering in St. Charles.
Perry scheduled a stop Friday afternoon in St. Charles to unveil a nonprofit group called Americans for Economic Freedom.
Just ahead of a visit by Texas Gov. Rick Perry last month, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon tweeted a list of reasons his state was better than Texas. Number one was the state’s low sales tax.
Texas Governor Rick Perry discusses his visit to Missouri.
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.
Missouri’s chief executive heads to Twitter in response to Rick Perry’s business recruiting ads.
The leader of a conservative group said that it may recruit primary challengers to run against any Republican lawmaker who votes “no” on an attempt to override the veto.
Perry’s expected to tout his state’s business-friendly environment in an address to supporters of an effort to override Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon’s veto of an income tax cut.
The ads are airing a week before Perry is scheduled to speak at a Missouri Chamber of Commerce luncheon and attend an evening event hosted by groups backing a veto override of HB 253, the tax cut bill.