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By Patrick Tuohey on Mar 21, 2018

Education funding is an ever present issue in state budgets and Missouri is no exception.

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By James V. Shuls on Mar 20, 2018

In 1988, kids enjoyed their video games on an 8-bit Nintendo, people listened to music on cassettes, and the World Wide Web did not yet exist. Things have changed a lot in the past 30 years. Indeed, the rapid development of technology has improved almost every aspect of our lives.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Mar 19, 2018

Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb has been sent legislation forbidding local governments from banning Airbnb and other short-term rental companies (STRs).

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By Patrick Ishmael on Mar 19, 2018

For the last year or so, momentum has built behind the idea of reform to the state's prevailing wage law. Between the prevailing wage's negative impact on public construction costs and its unrepresentative calculation of market wages for professions in Missouri, reform is overdue.

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By Administrator on Mar 16, 2018

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By Emily Stahly on Mar 15, 2018

Earlier this year, I wrote about the need for broader criminal justice reform in order to avoid spending nearly half a billion dollars on two new prisons over the next five years.

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By Philip Oehlerking on Mar 14, 2018

One question that drives our municipal checkbook project is: What is the cost of transparency?

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By Susan Pendergrass on Mar 13, 2018

In addition to fielding questions about what a charter school is, and whether charters are

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By Patrick Ishmael, Philip Oehlerking on Mar 12, 2018

Those who have been following our Government Checkbook database closely may have noticed that a new folder was added in the last week or so:

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By James V. Shuls on Mar 12, 2018

Public funding for higher education has been on the wane in Missouri.