We have covered the rollercoaster ride of bringing a Major League Soccer team to Saint Louis for a few months now.
Over the last year we've talked a lot about the fight to liberalize licensing requirements for a host of professions,
The unconstrained growth and abuse of special taxing districts in Missouri marches (or better, skates) on.
Earlier this year three states were competing to become the next Right to Work (RTW) state. Missouri ended up being the second of the three states considering RTW to pass the law; Kentucky enacted RTW early in January, and New Hampshire is currently battling it out in its legislature.
Opportunities for health care reform these days seem nearly boundless.
Last year the state health insurance exchanges lost a host of providers as the companies providing the plans continued to hemhorrage money.
The general obligation (GO) bond being considered in April would raise property taxes to pay off a series of 20-year bonds, twenty of them in total, targeted toward maintenance and infrastructure. These are legitimate city expenses that have been deferred for decades.
According to the most recently released data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis’s (BEA), (https://www.bea.gov/newsreleases/regional/gdp_state/qgsp_newsrelease.htm) Missouri’s output of goods and services (rea