8th district representative http://wkms.org en Missouri 8th District US Rep Jo Ann Emerson Resigns http://wkms.org/post/missouri-8th-district-us-rep-jo-ann-emerson-resigns <p>Missouri’s 8<sup>th</sup> District US Representative Jo Ann Emerson submitted her letter of resignation to Governor Jay Nixon and House speaker John Boehner today. The 8<sup>th</sup> district includes 27 of the state’s south-east and south-central counties. Now, Nixon must call for a special election to fill out the remainder of Emerson’s term. Tue, 22 Jan 2013 18:47:43 +0000 Jacob McCleland 27067 at http://wkms.org Missouri 8th District US Rep Jo Ann Emerson Resigns