Former Missouri House Speaker Steven Tilley is now a registered lobbyist in Jefferson City.
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Steven Tilley’s resignation Monday from the Missouri House Speaker’s post has left Speaker Pro Tem Shane Schoeller in charge of the chamber. But he doesn’t anticipate holding onto the job for long.
Originally published on Mon August 13, 2012 6:07 pm
Updated 6:07 p.m. with comments from House Maj. Floor Leader Tim Jones.
Updated 2:32 p.m. with letter.
Updated 12:47 p.m. with details from Tilley press release.
Steven Tilley (R, Perryville) is resigning today as both a member of the Missouri House and as Speaker, effective this evening at 11:59 p.m.
Another group has organized a protest against the Missouri House Speaker's plan to put controversial conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh in the Hall of Famous Missourians
House Democrats are proposing formal criteria and a requirement for bipartisan approval before people are inducted into the Hall of Famous Missourians — a reaction to criticism of the selection of Rush Limbaugh for the honor.