CLEAN Missouri & Raise Up Missouri Signatures are IN!

After countless months of gathering signatures across the state, we turned in 346,956 signatures for CLEAN Missouri and 206,992 for Raise Up Missouri. Missouri Jobs with Justice volunteers were the rock of these campaigns, collecting 81,000 for CLEAN and 55,000 for Raise Up Missouri. Thank you to everyone who collected signatures, signed petitions, engaged their friends and […]

“Right to Work” Repeal is Heading to the Ballot!

In an effort to limit workers’ ability to form unions and have a voice in their workplace, Missouri Governor Eric Greitens signed a “Right to Work” law in February 2017. Workers and their allies quickly set to work collecting signatures on a petition to put this law to popular vote. Workers & allies, including MO […]

KC Workers’ Rights Board Annual Meeting

Today the Kansas City Workers’ Rights Board held their 3rd Annual Meeting at the APWU – The American Postal Workers Union Local 67. Over 40 community leaders came to together to celebrate their work this past year in various Missouri Jobs with Justice campaigns. Our KC Workers’ Rights Board continues to grow and use its […]

KC Council REPEALS Minimum Wage Increase

Today we are disheartened that the KC Council repealed the minimum wage increase to $13 by 2020 they passed back in July. This means tens of thousands of workers in our city who were about to get a much needed raise will continue to be left in poverty. We would like to give a big […]

MO JwJ Hosts Town Hall on Medicaid Expansion

Town Hall on Medicaid Expansion Come to a Town Hall meeting to find out about Medicaid expansion, and why we need it. Come learn how it would benefit Missouri, and those who fall in the Medicaid coverage “gap.” Mary, Mother of the Church 5901 Kerth Road St. Louis, MO 63128 Tuesday, October 6 6:30pm – […]