Missouri House members have chosen Republican Tim Jones of St. Louis County as their speaker for the next few months.
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Originally published on Mon August 13, 2012 6:07 pm
Updated 6:07 p.m. with comments from House Maj. Floor Leader Tim Jones.
Updated 2:32 p.m. with letter.
Updated 12:47 p.m. with details from Tilley press release.
Steven Tilley (R, Perryville) is resigning today as both a member of the Missouri House and as Speaker, effective this evening at 11:59 p.m.
A series of statewide meetings designed to take the pulse of transit needs in Missouri kicks off in the St. Louis suburb of Chesterfield next Monday.