Tour of Missouri back on track?

We're hearing tonight that Governor Nixon supports the Tour of Missouri and will not accept the initial suggestion of the Director of Economic Development, to include the Tour of Missouri in proposed budget cuts.

If this is correct, then the Tour will go on!

This is an initial report on a developing story, and definitely not officially confirmed, so stay tuned . . .

Meanwhile recently on the Tour of Missouri front:
In addition, here at MoBikeFed we have heard from many of you who strongly support the Tour and we understand the Governor's phone lines have quite literally been ringing off the hook with calls from supporters from all across the state.