Blog Posts in "Missouri"

Posted by & filed under Foster Care Reform, Missouri, Safe Families.

Missouri’s House of Representatives has passed FGA’s Safe Families legislation. The bill introduced by Andrew Koenig, provides protection for the Safe Families for Children program. Safe Families is a private charity that has worked wonders for struggling families and their children in a handful of states and would help provide much-needed relief to Missouri’s child-protective service bureaucracy. In fiscal year...[ read more ]

Posted by & filed under Missouri, Stop The Scam.

The Stop The Scam welfare reform bill introduced by Missouri Senator David Sater which will reign in welfare fraud and abuse in The Show-Me State has passed both chambers in the state legislature. SB 607 is now headed to a conference committee with members of both the House and the Senate to hammer out any differences in the language. When...[ read more ]