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Parent Leaders: Shelley and Steve Blecha, Jennifer Wright and Hannah Pratt are just a few of the parent leaders in Missouri. Each has a unique and in some cases, tragic story to tell. They are all brave advocates for improving the quality of child care in Missouri and across the United States.
Governor: Jay Nixon (R)
2013 Legislative Session Dates: January 9- May 30, 2013
Licensing Information: Department of Social Services
Additional State Resources:
We Can Do Better: Child care center licensing and oversight in Missouri ranked 46th in a ranking of all states, including the District of Columbia and the Department of Defense.
Leaving Children to Chance: Family child care home licensing and oversight in Missouri ranked 24th in a ranking of all states, including the District of Columbia and the Department of Defense.