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By William Magee on Aug 08, 2018

The last few months have been good for the economy.

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By Susan Pendergrass on Aug 06, 2018

It’s back to school time, and new teachers have a little homework to do before the start of the school year. This summer the U.S.

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By Geneva Lee on Aug 02, 2018

It’s hard to see the chalkboard from the back of the class. When you’re not even in the room, it’s impossible. For too many students, chronic absenteeism—missing 15 days of school per year or more—is the norm.

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By Geneva Lee on Aug 01, 2018

Paying crippling premiums for health insurance? There may be a solution.

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By Show-Me Institute Staff on Aug 01, 2018

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jul 31, 2018

Over the weekend, the St.

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By Susan Pendergrass on Jul 26, 2018

Last spring, in what has been referred to as a “smoke ‘em if you’ve got ‘em” moment, teachers in four states staged walkouts to protest low wages and low spending on education.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jul 25, 2018

The economic development subsidy regime downtown has become a policy paradox.  If previous subsidies successfully created a vibrant economic center, then why are they still needed? If previous policies failed, why are we doubling down on an economic development regime that doesn’t work?

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By James V. Shuls on Jul 23, 2018

The Kansas City Star has been running a series on public policy called the “Missouri Influencer Series.” The series highlights responses to questions on various issues, including education, from 51 highly infl

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jul 20, 2018

On Thursday, July 19, the Show-Me Institute’s Patrick Tuohey appeared on KCPT’s Ruckus to discuss  concerns over a new KCI terminal and other issues.

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