St. Louis is considering a billion-dollar plus expansion of its light-rail system, the MetroLink, but is the burden to taxpayers just too high?
Airports across the country are experiencing longer security lines, but is there a solution? Yes. Several U.S. airports, including Kansas City International Airport, have privatized their security, resulting in shorter lines and lower costs.
Saint Louis Public Schools are suing the state for 42 million dollars, claiming this money was improperly sent to charter schools. If charter schools have to turn over this money, they will be financially crippled. Click on the link to see the video.
Rex Sinquefield, President of the Show-Me Institute Board of Directors, talks about the impact of income taxes on state growth.
The Diocese of Kansas City is opening a new school next year. That’s the first new Catholic school in Kansas City in 80 years.
In Missouri, a small fuel tax increase would have drivers pay a little more for roads, and could head off proposals that would force all Missourians to subsidize driving.
Kansas City has decided against a ballot measure that would have financed the demolition and rebuilding of MCI airport. Patrick Tuohey of the Show-Me Institute explains why this is good for the city.