Government & Politics

July 9, 2014 5:52 PM

Missouri gets more time to protect abused children

At Kansas City’s Operation Breakthrough day care center, Gov. Jay Nixon signed legislation that included a bill giving child welfare workers more time to investigate hotline allegations. His signature came one day after the Missouri Supreme Court ruled that the state’s child welfare agency shouldn’t face court punishment if investigations are overdue.

Related content

Suggested for you



Editor's Choice Videos