Missouri News: Attorney General Eric Schmitt Announces For-Profit Education Company to Forgo Collecting Loans and Will Change Practices

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[ad_1] Settlement will bring $493.7 million in debt relief for CEC students Jefferson City, MO – Jan. 4, 2018 – For-profit education company Career Education Corp. (CEC) has agreed to reform its recruiting and enrollment practices and forgo collecting about $493.7 million in debts owed by 179,529 students nationally, in […]

Missouri News: Unregistered company, Trading Epic, uses Facebook to solicit investment from elderly Springfield resident

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[ad_1] Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft’s Securities Division ordered Trading Epic to show cause why restitution, civil penalties and costs should not be imposed after allegedly defrauding an elderly Missouri investor. In November 2018, a Springfield, Missouri, resident invested $300 after being contacted through Facebook […]

Missouri News: Auditor Nicole Galloway releases audit of Clinton County government with rating of “poor”

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[ad_1] Report highlights weak condition of General Revenue Fund, commission’s failure to perform cost analysis before implementing self-insured medical plan, and need for several offices to improve controls and procedures JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released an audit of Clinton County, located in northwest Missouri. […]

Missouri News: Missouri Public Service Commission (PSC) Approves Natural Gas Rate Reduction for Ameren Missouri Customers

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[ad_1] JEFFERSON CITY, MO – The Missouri Public Service Commission has approved an agreement which provides an interim rate reduction of approximately $1.94 million for natural gas customers of Union Electric Company d/b/a Ameren Missouri.  The interim rate reduction will take effect on January 2, 2019, and will remain in […]

Missouri News: Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway releases audit of Adair County government

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[ad_1] Adair County receives overall rating of “good”; audit makes recommendations to improve county procedures JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released a regularly-scheduled audit of Adair County, located in northeast Missouri.  The report received an overall rating of “good”; a previous audit of the county […]

Missouri News: Auditor Galloway’s recommendations result in improvements to controlled substance monitoring within Medicaid prescription drug program

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[ad_1] Missouri lacks effective Prescription Drug Monitoring Program, but can utilize local resources to fight opioid misuse and addiction JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released a report on state’s oversight procedures for prescription drug benefits through Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and the […]