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VICTORY — Kansas City Jobs with Justice Coalition Celebrates Local Minimum Wage Increase

For Immediate ReleaseĀ  Media Contact: Justin Stein, 816-805-2385, Justin@mojwj.org Kansas City Jobs with Justice Coalition Celebrates Local Minimum Wage Increase New citywide ordinance calls for immediate increase in minimum wage, […]

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St. Louis Press Conference to Raise the Minimum Wage to $15/hour

Today, workers, business owners, and faith leaders joined St. Louis city Mayor Francis Slay and members of the St. Louis Board of Aldermen to announce a proposal to raise the […]

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Rally TODAY at 11am to Raise the Wage in KC

Join us TODAY at 11am on the steps of City Hall in downtown KC for a rally for the minimum wage. The Kansas City Council is having a critical meeting […]

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The Good, The Bad, And Fighting Back at the Local Level

Phew! The 2015 Missouri Legislative session just ended and it was one of the meanest in history. Because YOU care about working families in Missouri you need to know about […]

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Medicaid Expansion Supporters Fill Capitol Hallways on May 13

On Wednesday, May 13, Medicaid expansion supporters filled the hallways with chanting and singing, in protest of the Missouri Legislature’s refusal to pass Medicaid expansion, which would give 300,000 working […]