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By Patrick Ishmael on Feb 28, 2018

There are a lot of reasons health care costs in the United States continue to grow. One is that we don't really have a market for many of our health care products, and in important ways we are disincentivized to price shop.

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By Will Scharf on Feb 28, 2018

In this policy breakfast, Will Scharf, Policy Director for the Office of Governor Eric Greitens, provides an update on Missouri's current legislative session. He also takes questions from the audience.

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By Susan Pendergrass on Feb 27, 2018

As I wrote last week, even after 30 years charter schools remain a mystery to many people.

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By Patrick Ishmael on Feb 26, 2018

Show-Me Institute readers probably know about some of the difficulties we've had in getting municipal spending information for our Municipal Checkbook Project.

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By Brenda Talent on Feb 23, 2018

On Thursday, February 22, Show-Me Institute CEO Brenda Talent appeared on KETC's Donnybrook  to discuss controversies in Jefferson City, the effectiveness of the St.

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By Crystal Quade, Elijah Haahr on Feb 21, 2018

In this policy lunch, Rep. Crystal Quade (D-Greene County) and Rep. Elijah Haahr (R-Springfield) provide an update on the current legislative session in Missouri’s House of Representatives. Afterward, they take questions from the audience.

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By Susan Pendergrass on Feb 20, 2018

It’s hard to believe that after nearly 30 years charter schools are still a mystery in some parts of the United States. But I still get the question: What is a charter school?

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By James V. Shuls, Ph.D. on Feb 15, 2018

Ah retirement . . . that glorious time at 57 years of age when you can begin drawing roughly $200,000 annually for the rest of your life while simultaneously continuing to work and earn an additional $250,000.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Feb 13, 2018

On Ruckus last week we discussed the city’s debt and its profligate spending on the Power & Light District downtown.

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By Emily Stahly on Feb 12, 2018

Recently, Patrick Ishmael, Show-Me’s Director of Government Accountability, pointed out that Medicaid spending is increasing in Missouri at an alarming rate.

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