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Show-Me Sunshine
By Patrick Tuohey on Mar 13, 2017

On Saturday, The Kansas City Star published a piece titled, “Campaign flier on KC’s infrastructure proposal understates tax increase” in which they pulled some quotes from a Show-Me Institute press rel

Show-Me News
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.

Show-Me Sunshine
By Emily Runge on Mar 09, 2017

High-school students confronted with the looming expense of college tuition have a lot to gain from advanced-placement (AP) courses.

Show-Me News
By Graham Renz on Mar 09, 2017

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

Show-Me News
By Emily Runge on Mar 08, 2017

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

Show-Me News
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

Show-Me News
By Show-Me Institute Staff on Mar 06, 2017

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

Show-Me News
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.

Media Appearances
By Crosby Kemper III on Mar 03, 2017

The Show-Me Institute’s Chairman Crosby Kemper III appeared on KCPT's Ruckus on Thursday, March 2, to discuss the campaign for Kansas City's GO Bond as well as other local and state issues. 

Show-Me News
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.