Advocates blast Governor Parson’s decision to block Missouri families from accessing available federal unemployment assistance.

Governor Parson’s decision to reject federal unemployment assistance is an affront to Missouri workers and could prove harmful to the state’s economy. Ending the assistance, which has kept thousands of Missouri families afloat, would punish Missouri families who are already suffering through an economic downturn.  In Missouri, an estimated 68.5% of unemployment benefits paid out […]

What You Need to Know About Medicaid Expansion in Missouri

There are a lot of attacks on workers and voters going on this session – so many that it’s tough to keep them all straight and keep track of what’s real and what is purely political grandstanding. The number one thing to know is that on July 1st, more than 230,000 Missourians will be newly […]