Last year, a bill requiring cities to submit their spending records—or “checkbooks”—to the state was filed in the House, and this year the measure passed the lower chamber in a b
Sometimes it seems as if politicians can always find a justification for spending more taxpayer dollars.
Recently, the Missouri Chamber Foundation released a report claiming that Missouri is situated for high growth in the technology industry in the next decade.
A recent paper on car rental fees published by the Tax Foundation cites Kansas City, Missouri for its rental car excise fee.
In recent days, some Missouri teachers have been spreading a viral Facebook post that makes a number of inaccurate assertions. I have copied a version of the post below. Let’s fact check all the claims made in this post.
As part of the War on Poverty, President Lyndon B. Johnson’s administration pushed for comprehensive education legislation that became known as the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
It appears that local government transparency measures are catching on across the country!
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch editorial board wrote a fearmongering editorial about charter schools becoming a potential option for suburban parents. Much of the information was misleading and some of it was just plain wrong.
Medicaid continues to consume a greater portion of Missouri’s budget, and the costs may be even higher than advertised.