Governor Jay Nixon (D) has vetoed legislation that would have given residential care centers two more years to install sprinkler systems.
In 2006, 10 residents were killed in a fire at a group home in Anderson that did not have a sprinkler system.
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon (D) vetoed Senate Bill 3 today, "which would have established requirements for advance voting and voter photo identification for elections," according to Nixon's website.
The redistricting map passed by the Missouri General Assembly is now law.
This afternoon, the Missouri Senate voted 28 to 6 to override Governor Jay Nixon's veto, meeting the two-thirds majority needed.
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