On Thursday, August 2, the Show-Me Institute’s Patrick Tuohey appeared on KCPT’s Ruckus to discuss the mayor’s influence over the Kansas City police department and other state and local issues.
It’s hard to see the chalkboard from the back of the class. When you’re not even in the room, it’s impossible. For too many students, chronic absenteeism—missing 15 days of school per year or more—is the norm.
Paying crippling premiums for health insurance? There may be a solution.
Last spring, in what has been referred to as a “smoke ‘em if you’ve got ‘em” moment, teachers in four states staged walkouts to protest low wages and low spending on education.
The economic development subsidy regime downtown has become a policy paradox. If previous subsidies successfully created a vibrant economic center, then why are they still needed? If previous policies failed, why are we doubling down on an economic development regime that doesn’t work?
The Kansas City Star has been running a series on public policy called the “Missouri Influencer Series.” The series highlights responses to questions on various issues, including education, from 51 highly infl
On Thursday, July 19, the Show-Me Institute’s Patrick Tuohey appeared on KCPT’s Ruckus to discuss concerns over a new KCI terminal and other issues.
Last week in Columbia, business and education stakeholders expressed their concerns over the preparedness of Missouri’s future workers.