A student in Taiwan who kept a pair of disposable contact lenses in her eyes for six months was left blinded after a microscopic bug ate away at her sight.
Nixon made the announcement Tuesday while on a trade trip that also includes a visit to South Korea.
The Missouri governor plans to depart Friday for a week long trip to sign several trade agreements.
A 22 member delegation from Taiwan was in Springfield to sign letters of intent.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is planning a nearly week-long trade mission to Taiwan and South Korea.