Missouri’s legislative session adjourns – what’s next?

Every legislative session is full of twists and turns and challenges for those of us fighting for a Missouri that works for all of us. But solidarity means that we stick together and fight until we all have all that we need.  It’s that solidarity and fight that has led to some solid wins this […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]