Gov. Nixon visits Hannibal pharmacy to discuss his veto of a $200 million sales tax increase on Missourians who need prescription drugs
In Hannibal, House Bill 253 would result in a new tax of nearly nine percent on prescription drugs
HANNIBAL – Gov. Jay Nixon today visited a local pharmacy in Hannibal to discuss House Bill 253, which would eliminate the current sales tax exemption on prescription drugs and result in an estimated tax increase of $200 million annually. The Governor vetoed House Bill 253 last month.