missouri department of labor http://kbia.org en Missouri minimum wage to rise to $7.50 an hour http://kbia.org/post/missouri-minimum-wage-rise-750-hour <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;"><font color="red">Missouri's</font>&nbsp;minimum wage will rise by 15 cents an hour in January.</p><p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 14:18:16 +0000 Associated Press 43560 at http://kbia.org Missouri minimum wage to rise to $7.50 an hour Mo. House panel to look into hostility claims http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-panel-look-hostility-claims <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Missouri's&nbsp;Republican House leader wants a legislative hearing on allegations of a hostile workplace in parts of Democratic </span>Gov<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Jay Nixon's administration.</span></p><p>House Speaker Tim Jones said Friday that he has asked the House Government Oversight and Accountability Committee to convene a hearing on the issue. That comes after former employees in the departments of agriculture and labor recently went public with assertions of intimidation and discrimination by former department directors.</p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 21:37:04 +0000 Associated Press 43125 at http://kbia.org Mo. House panel to look into hostility claims Missouri Department of Labor adjusts to furlough unemployment claims http://kbia.org/post/missouri-department-labor-adjusts-furlough-unemployment-claims <p></p><p>The Missouri Department of Labor has adjusted the regional claim center&rsquo;s office hours in order to handle the influx of federal employees filing for unemployment after the government shutdown. Mon, 14 Oct 2013 20:18:27 +0000 Ian Arnold 42088 at http://kbia.org Missouri Department of Labor adjusts to furlough unemployment claims