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By Mike Ferguson on Apr 27, 2017

The truth is out: special taxing districts have been receiving billions of public dollars under the taxpayers’ radar for decades.

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By Michael Q. McShane on Apr 18, 2017

The U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments on Wednesday in Trinity Lutheran v.

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By Michael Q. McShane on Apr 05, 2017

Carmen Ward’s son, Paul, has Asperger’s Syndrome. The Saint Louis public school system was unable to meet Paul’s needs and his academic progress was suffering, so Carmen turned to a charter school—KIPP Inspire Academy. It’s made all the difference.

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By John Lamping, Bob Onder on Mar 27, 2017

This update on the 2017 Missouri legislative session features Senator Bob Onder and former Senator John Lamping discussing which bills have passed and which they expect to see before the end of the session.

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By Graham Renz on Mar 01, 2017

Proponents of the multi-billion dollar MetroLink expansion proposal claim the system is underdeveloped, but is the opposite actually true?

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By Patrick Tuohey on Feb 21, 2017

As Kansas City voters head to the polls in April, one issue they will be voting on is whether or not the city should issue more general obligation bonds. Unfortunately, city leaders have not identified how the money raised with the new bonds will be spent.

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By Michael Q. McShane on Feb 16, 2017

After the unrest at Mizzou in 2015, and with enrollment plummeting, Mizzou has struggled to regain its footing. Is there a way for Mizzou to bounce back? Our new paper highlights reforms from universities around the country that may offer fresh ideas.

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By Michael Highsmith on Feb 03, 2017

With a wave of new electric cars entering the auto market, policymakers in Missouri are faced with a decision about how the charging stations that power these cars will operate.

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By Michael Q. McShane on Jan 04, 2017

The last year and a half has been a tumultuous time for Mizzou and the University of Missouri system as a whole.

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By Show-Me Institute Staff on Dec 31, 2016
As we ring in the New Year the Show-Me Institute will continue to fight for liberty in Missouri. Enjoy a prosperous 2017 and check out our Blueprint for the New Year.
 
 
 

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