Last week, the Kansas City Aviation Department updated the City Council on its efforts to overhaul Kansas City International Airport (MCI).
Show-Me Institute Board Member Louis Griesemer was named one of "12 People You Need to Know in 2016" by the Springfield Business Journal. In the article, he sums up his economic philosophy: “My thinking is the free market has worked every time it’s tried. It’s not a religion with me.
Taxes are, unfortunately, a necessary evil. But when we have to pay them, we should at least expect that they be applied fairly, so everyone pays his or her share. It would be hard to argue that this is the case in the 10 Saint Louis municipalities listed in the table below.
Affton School District in St. Louis will take part in the U.S.
Last week, Harvard Education Press released The New Education Philanthropy, to which I was happy to contribute a chapter (along with my friend and collaborator Jenn Hatfield).
The tumultuous finale of the Missouri legislature’s 2015 session meant that a fair number of policy conundrums were left unresolved, perhaps none more pressing than budget prob
A couple of weeks ago, my colleague Brittany Wagner had some fun with a spokeswoman for the Million Student March and her call for the abolition of all student debt in America. A
After the pigs got clearing for takeoff and the weather reports from Hell came back with a temperature below 32 degrees, the United States House of Representatives passed a bipartisan reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) by a vote of 359 to 64.
Jacqueline DiChiara has a great piece this week about the impact of physician shortages on the future of medicine.
Those who read this blog will know that the Loop Trolley is $8 million over budget, and Saint Louis County residents are getting stuck with the bill.