famous 15 Nixon Blasts Tax Cut Bill Sent To Him By Missouri Lawmakers By Marshall Griffin • Apr 18, 2014 Marshall Griffin/St. Louis Public Radio A controversial tax cut proposal has been sent to Gov. Jay Nixon, after the Missouri House passed it late Wednesday afternoon. Nixon Stands Behind Nominee For Missouri Parole Board By Marshall Griffin • Jan 9, 2014 Mo. House Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is defending his choice to fill a vacancy on the state Board of Probation and Parole. 'Famous 15' To Meet Friday To Discuss Proposals For Tax Bill In 2014 By Marshall Griffin • Sep 19, 2013 Mo. House Communications The so-called "Famous 15" Missouri Republican House Members who voted "no" on a controversial tax cut bill during last week's veto session are set to meet Friday to plan their next steps. GOP Dissenters On HB253 Say They're Not Afraid Of Consequences By Marshall Griffin • Sep 13, 2013 Marshall Griffin/St. Louis Public Radio Some of the 15 Missouri Republican House members who voted against overriding a veto of a controversial tax cut bill say they're not worried about any negative fallout or consequences they may face.