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Publication date: August 20 2012

MOVP - Tim Jones Aug 2012

Speaker-Elect Tim Jones Prepares for Rest of 2012 and Beyond

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Speaker-Elect Tim Jones Prepares for Rest of 2012 and Beyond

Sales Taxes, State Economy and Energy Get His Attention More than Akin Controversy



Unless theres an unprecedented shift in political power come November, Representative Tim Jones will be the next Speaker of the Missouri House. The Republican is currently the Majority Leader and is already preparing for the transition to his new role, starting in January.


Theres still a veto session on this horizon and Jones has his eye on some measures for that.


Mike asked him about those, about the approach he plans to take for Missouris economy next regular session and about the current firestorm of controversy surrounding Congressman Todd Akins recent comments on abortion.


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