A full-court press is being applied to defeat a jobs bill being debated in the Missouri Legislature's special session. The centerpiece of the bill would offer $360 million in tax incentives to turn Lambert-St. Louis International Airport into a freight hub for cargo from China.
WHAT OTHERS SAY: Columbia developer, not the poor, behind opposition to jobs bill
To read the full article, please sign up or login.
Get full access to the Columbia Missourian on your computer, phone, and tablet for just $5.95 per month.
* All the high-quality, in-depth journalism of the Columbia Missourian and Vox Magazine, updated 24/7
* Your news. Your device. Your time.
If you'd like to read more about the value of being a member, read this column from the Missourian's executive editor, Tom Warhover.