Veteran Missouri Lawmaker Chuck Basye Supports House Decision to Cancel Session This Week, Due to COVID Issues

Missouri House leaders hope session can resume next week in Jefferson City. House GOP leaders canceled session this week, due to the rising number of COVID cases in the Capitol building. Rocheport (pronounced ROACH-port) State Representative Chuck Basye (pronounced BAY-see) agrees with that decision:

House leaders say they’re exercising an abundance of caution to protect state representatives, staff, and Capitol visitors.