Are Missouri Teachers' Salaries Going Down?
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
The holidays are upon us, and now that we have a quorum on the state board of education and a commissioner it’s time to think about what Missouri students and parents should expect from the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE).
On Thursday, December 20, the Show-Me Institute's Crosby Kemper III appeared on KCPT's Ruckus to urge caution before expanding Kansas City's early childhood education program. Also discussed were Medicaid spending and Kansas City's tax climate.
How do Missouri’s business taxes stack up against those of our neighbors?
As we head into the holidays, many of us are already thinking of the gifts we’ll be giving and receiving. We might even give ourselves a gift! But very few of us would ever give ourselves a gift with someone else’s money, for this holiday or any other.
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.
Are you a government-failure denier – someone who believes that the government that governs best is one that overflows with good intentions, regardless of the cost? Are you someone who thinks a lot about “market failures” and never stops to think about government failures?
If you’ve lived in Kansas City for a while, you’ve heard all about building new things.