marsha haefner Welfare Verification Requirement Gains Momentum in Missouri By Associated Press • Feb 1, 2016 Missouri lawmakers who want a private firm to scrutinize the state's welfare rolls say it could save money by ending benefits for people who aren't actually eligible. Missouri Panel to Review Managed Care Medicaid Services By Associated Press • Aug 12, 2015 j.stephenconn / Flickr Missouri's state House leader has assembled a panel to review how to provide Medicaid health care. Mo. House committee discusses social services department By Marshall Griffin • Aug 26, 2013 File Photo / KBIA A Missouri House interim committee tasked with looking at how efficiently state government operates spent Monday scrutinizing the Department of Social Services. Missouri House of Reps passes stricter child abuse reporting laws By Sherman Fabes • Apr 6, 2012 As Jerry Sandusky stands trial in a Pennsylvania courthouse, the Missouri House of Representatives is looking to make sure similar incidents never happen here.