Gov. Jay Nixon speaks to members of the media during Associated Press/Missouri Press Association Day at the Capitol Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011, at the Governor's Mansion in Jefferson City, Mo. Nixon told... more 
Gov. Jay Nixon speaks to members of the media during Associated Press/Missouri Press Association Day at the Capitol Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011, at the Governor's Mansion in Jefferson City, Mo. Nixon told the group he did not support proposals to replace the state's income tax with an expanded sales tax because it would require raising and levying sales tax on a variety of purchases not now taxed. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Kelley McCall
Thu, Feb 10, 2011 5:51 PM EST