Expanded Insurance Department Takes on New Duties

Missouri state government has a new department. Actually, it’s an old department with a new name and added responsibilities. The Department of Insurance has become the Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration. The...

Health Insurance Pooling Bill Clears Senate

The Legislature has voted to let small businesses have more strength in negotiating the prices of health insurance coverage for their workers. Lawmakers have passed a bill letting small businesses form purchasing consortiums to buy insurance. Senate sponsor Jack...