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By James V. Shuls on Jan 24, 2020

In a recent article on the front page of the New York Times, Dana Goldstein explained how textbook companies selectively omit or add information to history textbooks for sale in Tex

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By Jakob Puckett on Jan 24, 2020

Like a horror film bogeyman, legislation creating film tax credits is back!

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jan 23, 2020

California’s Proposition 13 was enacted in 1978 as a reaction against high property taxes and some dramatic increases in tax assessments year over year.

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By Susan Pendergrass on Jan 22, 2020

Have you ever seen a word that you use all the time without thinking about it and paused to consider what it actually means? That happened to me recently with the word “accredited.” I think it was because I saw a sign saying that the Metropolitan Police Department of the City of St.

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By Jakob Puckett on Jan 21, 2020

Show-Me Institute analysts have written for years on the

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By Elias Tsapelas on Jan 20, 2020

Missouri’s Medicaid program is getting a poor return on each taxpayer dollar, and that is a serious problem.

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By Abigail Burrola on Jan 17, 2020

In Missouri, it may seem like school choice is only for Kansas City and St. Louis, since they are the only two districts in the state with charter schools. However, there are areas in the rest of the state where thousands of students could benefit from more educational options.

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By Corianna Baier on Jan 16, 2020

With all the excitement of the legislative session starting, let’s not forget about the Interim Committee on Tax Credit Efficiency and Reform.

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By Susan Pendergrass on Jan 15, 2020

Talking about school choice in Missouri often feels hopeless. A common attack on school choice efforts in Missouri is “Most of our schools are rural and school choice doesn’t work in rural areas.” The first half of that statement is true.

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By Brenda Talent on Jan 13, 2020

Today, I’m honored to announce that one of the Show-Me Institute’s founders, R. Crosby Kemper III, has been confirmed by the United States Senate to be the next Director of the Institute of Museum and Library Services (“IMLS”).

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