speaker jones http://kbia.org en Speaker Jones rallies support to override Nexon's veto of tax-cut bill http://kbia.org/post/speaker-jones-rallies-support-override-nexons-veto-tax-cut-bill <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Missouri House Speaker Tim Jones is rallying support for an effort to override Gov. Jay Nixon's veto of an income-tax cut bill.</span></p><p>Jones, a Republican, says reducing taxes would grow the economy and allow more funding for education. Nixon, a Democrat, says the tax cut would jeopardize funding for government services and boost taxes on prescription drugs.</p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 22:18:35 +0000 Associated Press 38853 at http://kbia.org Speaker Jones rallies support to override Nexon's veto of tax-cut bill