Missouri House debates state employee pay proposal

February 10, 2023

The Missouri House of Representatives approved a preliminary version of a bill that would raise wages for state employees, though some members of the lower chamber argued more needed to be done. The part of the amendment that failed would have added funds for the Division of Developmental Disabilities' community programs and the Division of Senior and Disability Services's consumer-directed personal care assistance services and its home and community-based services programs. Read the full article.