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Show-Me Daily
By Josh Smith on Jul 25, 2012

In this issue:

  • a report on the supreme court's decision to uphold the ACA
  • a message from Executive Director Brenda Talent
  • Michael Rathbone's eighth-grade curriculum on the economics of the Great Depression
  • Recent ways the Show-Me Institute has helped spread information about the problems with TIFs
  • information on the Show-Me Institute's upcoming events
  • a recap of the 2012 Missouri Legislature's performance
  • a look at the legislation that will allow the forming of a new land bank in Kansas City

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Show-Me Daily
By Josh Smith on Mar 27, 2012

In this issue:

  • Fellow Andrew Wilson's "New Year's Resolutions" for the Missouri Legislature.
  • A message from Executive Director Brenda Talent about the Show-Me Institute's impact in 2011.
  • A look at the possibility of changing Interstate 70 in Missouri into a toll road.
  • A profile of Show-Me Institute supporter Jennifer Bukowsky.
  • Some of the latest Show-Me Institute public events and book club happenings.
  • An article about the Show-Me Institute's increasing role as a resource to media outlets throughout Missouri.
  • A glance at the new "Show-Me Minute" radio spots.
  • A view of what to expect from the Show-Me Institute this year.

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Show-Me Daily
By Josh Smith on Oct 13, 2011

In this issue:

  • A reminder call for the repeal of the earnings tax in Saint Louis and Kansas City.
  • Executive Director Brenda Talent summarizes the trajectory of proposed Aerotropolis tax credit legislation.
  • A summary of the Show-Me Institute's recent policy study on the Saint Louis land bank, the LRA.
  • A warm introduction for the Show-Me Institute's new director of development, Elizabeth Lanier-Shipp.
  • An invitation to attend the free-market book clubs sponsored by the Show-Me Institute, held in Saint Louis and Columbia.
  • A look at the Show-Me Institute's 2011 summer interns: who they are and where they're headed.
  • Recent and upcoming events hosted or sponsored by the Show-Me Institute.
  • A profile of the Show-Me Institute's new communications director, Rick Edlund.
  • An article opposing the use of red light cameras.

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Show-Me Daily
By Josh Smith on Aug 03, 2011

In this issue:

  • Garry Kasparov speaks at the John Cook School of Business, co-sponsored by the Show-Me Institute.
  • Chairman Crosby Kemper examines the free-market movement in light of recent developments.
  • A look at the recent state-wide victory to potentially eliminate earnings taxes in Kansas City and Saint Louis.
  • An article covering our recent open house in our Central West End office with keynote speaker Art Laffer.
  • Rebecca Bruchhauser details some New Year's Resolutions for legislators who wish to grow the Missouri economy.
  • An overview of the recent flurry of Show-Me Institute publications.
  • Details on ways in which the Show-Me Institute's message is being heard throughout Missouri.

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