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House Budget Committee Rejects Medicaid Expansion

March 26, 2021

By a vote of 20-9 along party lines, the House Budget Committee denied funding for Medicaid Expansion. Funding for expansion of the healthcare program...Read more

Senate Committee Advances Education Scholarship Bill

March 26, 2021

The Senate Education Committee heard testimony this week and advanced HB 349 , the "Missouri Empowerment Scholarship Act", sponsored by Rep....Read more

Governor Parson Seeks Funding for "Raise the Age" Implementation

March 26, 2021

Governor Parson is asking lawmakers to earmark more than $18 million for the cost of keeping juveniles out of adult jails. The money for...Read more

U.S. Bishop Chairman Welcomes Repeal of Death Penalty in Virginia

March 26, 2021

Chairman of the USCCB's Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development Archbishop Paul Coakley, of the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City, thanked Governor Ralph Northam...Read more

RSVP for the 2021 Midwest March for Life

March 26, 2021

Like many other events, the Midwest March for Life will look a little different this year, but its purpose is still very much the...Read more

Listen to the Second MCC Legislative Roundtable

March 26, 2021

The latest episode of MCC from the Capitol is live! In this episode, join MCC lobbyists as they give an overview of the first...Read more

Missouri Bishops' Response to Approval of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine + more COVID-19 vaccine resources

March 5, 2021

On Tuesday, Archbishop Rozanski issued a statement in response to the approval of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine in the...Read more

Pope Francis Begins Apostolic Visit to Iraq

March 5, 2021

Pope Francis sets off on an apostolic visit to Iraq today, Friday, March 5. In this long-planned trip, the pope hopes to ease...Read more

Senate Committee Advances Bill to Protect Children from Obscene Materials Online

March 5, 2021
The Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, Energy and the Environment Committee this week advanced SB 336 , sponsored by Sen. Rick Brattin (R-Harrisonville)...Read more

Missouri House Passes Bill to Forgive Unemployment Payments Made in Error

March 5, 2021
This week the Missouri House passed HB 1083 , a bill sponsored by Rep. J. Eggleston (R-Maysville) who was joined by...Read more