MO JwJ Hosts Town Hall on Medicaid Expansion

Town Hall on Medicaid Expansion Come to a Town Hall meeting to find out about Medicaid expansion, and why we need it. Come learn how it would benefit Missouri, and those who fall in the Medicaid coverage “gap.” Mary, Mother of the Church 5901 Kerth Road St. Louis, MO 63128 Tuesday, October 6 6:30pm – […]

Workers Win! “Right-to-Work” Defeated in the Missouri Legislature!

VICTORY!!! Minutes ago, “Right-to-Work” failed to override Governor Nixon’s veto. Strong bi-partisan opposition against the bill finally put the bill to rest this year. Democrats and Republicans stood for workers and the Middle Class by rejecting this misleading legislation We still have lots of work to do, and MO JwJ will continue working with faith […]

St. Louis Minimum Wage Increase Survives Legal Challenge by Corporate Special Interest Groups

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Richard von Glahn, Richard@mojwj.org WORKERS PRAISE REJECTION OF SPECIAL INTERESTS’ LEGAL MANEUVERS Path cleared for full implementation of St. Louis minimum wage ordinance Missouri Jobs With Justice released the following statement today in response to the rejection of a proposed delay in implementing St. Louis’ minimum wage law: “Raising the […]

VICTORY – St. Louis Raises the Minimum Wage

In a tremendous victory for thousands of workers and allies that stand with them, St. Louis minimum wage is on its way to $11! We applaud the St. Louis Board of Aldermen for voting to raise wages. Thank the Board of Aldermen members who voted to stand with workers. Jobs with Justice, along with our […]