House rejects bill to limit tipped worker wages

Thursday, April 24, 2008 | 3:55 p.m. CDT; updated 7:22 a.m. CDT, Saturday, July 19, 2008

JEFFERSON CITY — The House rejected legislation today that would have lowered the base wages for waitresses, valets and other tipped employees to the amount they had received before a voter-approved increase in Missouri's minimum wage.