Thousands email Gov. Nixon about Missouri contraception bill

Saturday, June 16, 2012 | 4:53 p.m. CDT; updated 3:47 p.m. CDT, Sunday, June 17, 2012

JEFFERSON CITY — Gov. Jay Nixon has been inundated with nearly 5,000 online messages, emails and letters as he mulls what to do with a politically thorny bill injecting Missouri into the national debate over insurance coverage for contraception.