Tag: Act

Right-to-Work presented in Missouri House

| January 6, 2017

The Missouri House will hear from Holly Rehder (R) of Sikeston.

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Affordable Care Act still in effect as sign-up deadlines approach

| December 15, 2016

The future of the Affordable Care Act, also known as ‘Obamacare’, hangs in the balance with a new executive administration taking power. Promises to completely repeal the massive legislation still ring fresh from the recent presidential campaign.  However, president elect, Trump, has indicated his administration will consider keeping some portions of ACA.  Specifically, a requirement […]

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Rising health care costs prompt more vigilance from PBMs

| November 1, 2016

Pharmacy Benefit Managers play an ever increasing role in negotiating rebates from drug manufacturers, encouraging generic varieties, and creating networks of affordable pharmacies.

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51 dogs rescued by Missouri Humane Society Task Force

| August 23, 2016

The Humane Society of Missouri Animal Cruelty Task Force (ACT) removed 51 dogs from overcrowded conditions on a property in Van Buren, in northwest Arkansas.

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Chariton County certified as a Work Ready Community

| March 17, 2016

An announcement was made yesterday, declaring Chariton County the latest Work Ready certified community.

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‘Obamacare’ repeal finally reaches Obama’s desk

| January 6, 2016

Wednesday, January 6, 2016 marks the successful attempt at passage of a bill which guts the Affordable Care Act.

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Missouri Farm Bureau praises injunction

| August 29, 2015

The President of the Missouri Farm Bureau, Blake Hurst released a statement praising a Federal Judge’s injunction against the EPA.

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New director named for Missouri Department of Mental Health

| June 18, 2015

Newly appointed Mark Stringer, now Director of Missouri’s Department of Mental Health plans to carry on the leadership style of his predecessor.

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