Stand Up KC

Thousands March on 4/15 with Fast Food Workers

Last week, hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets and demanded $15 and a union for low-wage workers throughout the country.  In Kansas City and St. Louis, over […]

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Join CWA at Informational Picket for TPP in Kansas City this Friday

Congress is in the process of debating whether to give President Obama “fast-track” authority to negotiate the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the largest trade deal the U.S has ever considered. The TPPhas […]

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Kansas City JwJ Workers’ Rights Board Releases Report at Press Conference

Community leaders from the Workers’ Rights Board of Kansas City Jobs with Justice gathered in front of the Fletcher Daniels building today to announce the release of their report “Regarding […]

Mayor Sly James Minimum Wage

Kansas City Mayor Sly James Calls on MO Legislature to Raise the Minimum Wage

Today, Kansas City Mayor Sly James held his State of the City address at the Starlight Theatre in Kansas City. In his speech, he called on the Missouri Legislature to […]

Senator Wieland, Close the Medicaid Coverage Gap

Break Time is Over – MO JwJ rallies for Medicaid expansion in Kirkwood, MO and Imperial, MO

This past Saturday, March 28, Missouri Jobs with Justice and allies organized two actions to show support for Medicaid expansion while the Missouri Legislature is on spring break. Missouri legislators […]