State and Regional News

Governor announces plan to rapidly increase COVID-19 testing volume in Missouri

During today’s COVID-19 briefing, Governor Mike Parson announced a plan to rapidly increase COVID-19 testing volume to 7,500 tests per day in Missouri.
Expanding testing capacity and volume is one of the four pillars of Missouri’s “Show Me Strong Recovery” Plan.

Average Missourians need help amidst COVID-19 pandemic

The Missourians to End Poverty coalition, in partnership with Missouri Community Action Network, announces the release of its 2020 Missouri Poverty Report. This 20-page report is a comprehensive snapshot of key poverty-related data points in Missouri, updated and expanded from the 2018 edition.