Missouri: Stop Demanding Money from Unemployed Workers

Add Your Name Since COVID-19 reached our state last March, thousands of Missourians have unexpectedly found themselves out of work. After pressure from Missouri Jobs with Justice and our partners, our state eased many of the barriers and red tape that stood between Missourians being able to make ends meet quickly through unemployment benefits. Now, […]

MO Politicians to Cut Minimum Wage!

Add Your Name We are STILL in a PANDEMIC and rather than focusing on keeping Missouri workers safe in every way possible – politicians in Jefferson City are working to cut the minimum wage Missouri workers desperately need and voters overwhelmingly approved. We have grown tragically accustomed to attacks from the Missouri legislature, but this […]

Congress: It’s Time to Raise the Wage!

Add Your Name Congress: it’s past time to raise the minimum wage. I stand with workers demanding $15/hr and a union so everyone can support their families and be respected at work. Agree? Add your name now. Add Your Name: Sponsored By: MOJWJ Voter Action

Tell Your Legislator: No “Corporate Immunity” During the Pandemic!

Add Your Name Instead of listening to frontline workers and protecting our health – Jefferson City politicians are listening to their corporate donors and rewarding them for putting working families in danger. Instead of working for us and ensuring we have everything to keep our families safe and healthy – Gov. Parson and politicians are […]

Gov. Parson: Don’t take workers’ money

Add Your Name Since COVID-19 reached our state last March, thousands of Missourians have unexpectedly found themselves out of work. After pressure from Missouri Jobs with Justice and our partners, our state eased many of the barriers and red tape that stood between Missourians being able to make ends meet quickly through unemployment benefits. Once […]

A Win Against Predatory Lending in Springfield

Building off years of coalition-building and organizing, the Springfield-Ozarks’ Workers’ Rights Board and member organization Missouri Faith Voices successfully lobbied the Springfield City Council to pass an ordinance to regulate predatory payday lenders who operate in Springfield city limits. For months, City Council stalled on this important issue with some members parroting back payday loan […]

Victory! Protecting the St. Louis Airport from Privatization & Corporate Greed

When Missouri’s largest political donor set his eyes on St. Louis’ most valuable public asset, we knew we were going to be in for a fight. Rex Sinquefeld bought an army of lobbyists and political consultants and invested over twenty million dollars into his scheme to make St. Louis’ Lambert airport the first major airport […]