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By Sarah Brodsky on Jun 05, 2007

Rep. Brian Nieves has an op-ed in the Springfield News-Leader in which he defends his proposal to require using English in official proceedings:

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Sarah Brodsky on Jun 05, 2007

An editorial in the Post-Dispatch today chastises the St. Louis School Board for wasting money on a PR campaign against the charter schools:

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Sarah Brodsky on Jun 04, 2007

With the signing of H.B. 818 into law this past Friday, Missouri is now the first state in the nation to allow small businesses to contribute to their employees' individually-selected Health Savings Accounts (HSAs).

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Eric D. Dixon on Jun 04, 2007

We're constantly reminded by the media that health care is in a crisis in the United States. Too few people with policies, too few conditions covered, an uncertain economy in which a lack of job permanency leaves people stranded without options when they get sick.

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Sarah Brodsky on Jun 04, 2007

Another letter in the Post-Dispatch from someone in the suburbs who's worried about city kids going to suburban sch

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Sarah Brodsky on Jun 04, 2007

A new charter school will focus on teaching students who have dropped out or who are at risk of dropping out. The school will be run by Can! Academy:

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Sarah Brodsky on Jun 04, 2007

The midwife legislation becomes law:

Gov. Matt Blunt signed legislation Friday that started out expanding health insurance options and ended up, unbeknownst to most lawmakers, legalizing midwifery.

Commentary / Op-Eds
By David Stokes on Jun 01, 2007

There is a very interesting article in the Kansas City Star today about a provision in a bill passed by the legislature to lower the standards to be a court reporter in Missouri.

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Sarah Brodsky on Jun 01, 2007

Missouri's new virtual school hasn't taken off as quickly as expected:

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Beverly Gossage on Jun 01, 2007

The Missouri Legislature’s bill to reform workplace health insurance provides a common-sense approach to health care reform, rather than more government intervention and bureaucracy.

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