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By James V. Shuls on Jan 16, 2019

I wasn’t able to attend the recent meeting for the Missouri State Board of Education, but from what I can gather from Twitter, an alleged teacher retention crisis was a major topic of conversation.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jan 10, 2019

In June 2013, the Show-Me Institute published a paper comparing St. Louis and Kansas City’s expenses  with six peer cities. One of the expenditures compared was debt service per capita.

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By Patrick Ishmael on Jan 03, 2019

Court documents are, generally speaking, public information, and in Missouri the public has free access to a vast array of state litigation information through its Case.net system.

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By Emily Stahly on Jan 02, 2019

Here’s a problem most working parents have faced: You’ve found a good sitter or daycare center for your children, but on a day when you absolutely need to be at work, your sitter is ill—or maybe it’s your child who is ill, and the daycare center won’t let you bring her in.

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By Elias Tsapelas on Dec 28, 2018

Last month the voters in Idaho, Nebraska, and Utah approved ballot initiatives to

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By James V. Shuls on Dec 27, 2018

Are Missouri Teachers' Salaries Going Down?

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By Patrick Tuohey on Dec 26, 2018

Kansas City has been on a spending spree to try to attract millennials downtown, having been caught up in the now-discredited “creative-class” strategy originally promulgated

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By Elias Tsapelas on Dec 21, 2018

How do Missouri’s business taxes stack up against those of our neighbors?

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By Patrick Ishmael on Dec 18, 2018

It should be no surprise that people living outside the city limits of Kansas City and St. Louis are interested in what happens in those cities and the ways in which urban policies affect regional prosperity.

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