Announcement seeks to address the recent uncertainty and disruptions policyholders have faced and is yet another example of how states are better-positioned to provide efficient and effective oversight of the insurance market, Gov. Nixon says
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Gov. Jay Nixon today announced that the Missouri Department of Insurance would notify health insurers serving the individual and small group markets in Missouri that any Missouri-compliant plans previously set to expire on Dec. 31 would be allowed to continue into 2014.
Take steps now to avoid getting the flu
The flu shot is still the best defense against starting winter with coughs, sore throats, aches and fatigue, says a University of Missouri Extension health education specialist.
Secretary of State meets with Ft. Leonard Wood officials to discuss state services
Secretary of State Jason Kander met with Major General Leslie C. Smith and other leaders at Fort Leonard Wood yesterday to discuss his office’s services for current and former members of the military. Kander, who served for four years in the Missouri National Guard at Fort Leonard Wood after returning from a tour of duty as a military intelligence officer in Afghanistan, also received an update on Fort Leonard Wood’s training schools’ contributions to the country’s overall military readiness.
Gov. Nixon calls off Medicaid talks after lawmakers change venue
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JEFFERSON CITY - Missouri's Medicaid talks turned into a turf war Tuesday, after Gov. Jay Nixon canceled a scheduled meeting with lawmakers in response to their demand for a change in venue.
Gov. Nixon to issue executive order directing DOR to accept jointly filed tax returns from all legally married couples
JEFFERSON CITY – Gov. Jay Nixon today will issue an executive order directing the Missouri Department of Revenue to accept the jointly-filed state tax returns of all legally married couples, including same-sex couples legally married in other states, who file joint federal tax returns as required under Missouri law.
Kander establishes elections integrity unit
Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander today announced he has established the Elections Integrity Unit, a new program in the Elections Division of his office that will help protect Missouri elections and the rights of Missouri voters.