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By Michael Q. McShane on Mar 13, 2017

Last week, the U.S. Senate voted 50-49 to strike hundreds of pages of regulations drafted by the Department of Education in the waning days of the Obama presidency.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Mar 10, 2017

Members of the City Council are at odds over how to increase the minimum wage—through city ordinance or statewide petition.

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By Graham Renz on Mar 09, 2017

Recently, I delivered public comments at a Chesterfield City Council meeting concerning a

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By Emily Runge on Mar 08, 2017

Recently, the Superintendent of the Hickman Mills School District and officials from the

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By Patrick Tuohey on Mar 06, 2017

In my recent post, The GO Bonds Will Cost You Much More Than You’re Being Told, I concluded that—contrary to claims on the city’s website—the total amount of taxes paid for the GO bond

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By Show-Me Institute Staff on Mar 06, 2017

The Show-Me Institute is pleased to offer internship opportunities for Summer 2017.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Mar 03, 2017

HB38, which would relax the requirements for prison time served before a person is eligible for parole, is a welcome reform to Missouri’s prison system.

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By Rik W. Hafer on Mar 02, 2017

On Tuesday, February 28, 2017, the Missouri State Supreme Court upheld Saint Louis City’s right to raise its minimum wage. While the court’s decision may make legal sense, it is still bad economics. Enacting this ordinance will harm the poorest of workers.

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By Emily Runge on Mar 02, 2017

An affordable home in a good school district is something of a holy grail for young families looking for a place to put down roots.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Feb 28, 2017

We’ve written before about Kansas City’s debilitating level of debt (here and here and

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