Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed a bill changing the makeup of the state’s Clean Water Commission, arguing that it could result in a commission with no members from the general public, essentially turning control of water quality over to industries that cause water pollution.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed a bill changing the makeup of the state’s Clean Water Commission, arguing that it could result in a commission with no members from the general public, essentially turning control of water quality over to industries that cause water pollution. Jeff Roberson AP file photo
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed a bill changing the makeup of the state’s Clean Water Commission, arguing that it could result in a commission with no members from the general public, essentially turning control of water quality over to industries that cause water pollution. Jeff Roberson AP file photo

Changes to Missouri Clean Water Commission win legislative approval

September 14, 2016 02:43 PM