New Missouri Law to Let Some Medicaid Recipients Save MoreMissouri seniors, the blind and those with disabilities soon will be able to save more money but still qualify for Medicaid health care benefits under a new law signed Thursday by Gov. Jay Nixon.
Missouri Senate OKs Bill to Up Asset Cap for MedicaidSenators passed the legislation 29-1 Tuesday, but it heads back to the House because of Senate changes.
No Death Penalty For Couple Who Stabbed The Woman's MotherRelatives have said the mother imprisoned Gypsy Blanchard and forced her daughter to pretend she was disabled.
Minimum Wage Raise May Exclude Workers With DisabilitiesA committee of St. Louis Aldermen passed a bill to exempt workers at disabled workshops from the city's upcoming minimum wage hike.
Cash-Strapped Illinois: Can't Do the 'Impossible' on PayingThe state of Illinois asked a federal judge Friday not to hold it in contempt for missing a recent court-ordered deadline to pay services providers for the disabled, saying compliance should "not mean doing the impossible'' amid one of the nation's worst budgetary crises.
Disabled Protestors Arrested At Ill. CapitolPotential state budget cuts could threaten home nursing care
Quinn Appoints New DHS Inspector eneralNew Inspector General had role in investigation that prompted shakeup
Report Finds Errors From Illinois DHS Inspector GeneralReport suggests dozens of deaths involving disabled adults not investigated.
Disaster Preparedness Summit Focuses On The DisabledDavid Newburger tells KMOX the All Ready Community Summit will focus on the special needs of the disabled in an emergency.
Mo. Lawmakers Seek To Bolster Senior Protections People who use their influence to take financial advantage of elderly and disabled Missourians could face criminal charges.
Cards Lose Berkman To Calf StrainPlaced on 15 DL, retroactive to Thursday.
Lawmakers Grilled on Rights of the DisabledA rally at the capitol Tuesday led by hundreds of people with disabilities and their advocates called for having a voice in public policy.