benefits http://kbia.org en Lawmakers pass bill limiting jobless benefits http://kbia.org/post/lawmakers-pass-bill-limiting-jobless-benefits <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 15px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Missouri lawmakers have given final approval to a bill that would link the duration of jobless benefits to the state's unemployment rate.</p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:16:30 +0000 Associated Press 52240 at http://kbia.org Lawmakers pass bill limiting jobless benefits University of Missouri System expands employee benefits http://kbia.org/post/university-missouri-system-expands-employee-benefits <p>The University of Missouri System Board of Curators unanimously passed a proposal to extend employee benefits to eligible adult dependents who meet certain criteria. This extension now means that same-sex partners may be eligible for these benefits, which include health, vision, and dental insurance. John Fougere is the chief spokesperson for the UM system. He said the decision will help the system attract a talented faculty and staff.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 13:04:48 +0000 Tori Meador 35583 at http://kbia.org University of Missouri System expands employee benefits Unemployment decrease leads to end of benefits program http://kbia.org/post/unemployment-decrease-leads-end-benefits-program <p>A decrease in the percent of Missourians who are unemployed has led to the cancellation of the extended benefits unemployment program. Tue, 10 Apr 2012 16:08:25 +0000 Micah Smith 12145 at http://kbia.org Unemployment decrease leads to end of benefits program Some Missourians lose unemployment benefit http://kbia.org/post/some-missourians-lose-unemployment-benefit <p>Missourians are no longer eligible for the Extended Benefit (EB) unemployment program because the States unemployment rate has dropped. Mon, 09 Apr 2012 22:07:57 +0000 Zheng Hwuang Chia 12106 at http://kbia.org