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By John Wright on May 05, 2015

The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Council 72 (AFSCME), a big government union representing various health, service, and maintenance personnel employed by the state government, is complaining about state employee

Show-Me News
By Darin Morley on Nov 25, 2014

Show-Me Institute November 2014 Newsletter

In this issue:

  • Policy Progress In Kansas City
  • A Message From The Chief Executive Officer
  • Charter School Dropouts: Accountability Reform
  • A Message From The Director Of Development
  • Super Bowl Not So Super For Kansas City's Economy?
  • Clayton's Blight
  • A New Home For The Show-Me Institute
  • Staff Announcements
  • Uber Enters Saint Louis Market

Read it all: Show-Me Institute November 2014 Newsletter.

Show-Me News
By Darin Morley on Oct 27, 2014

Show-Me Institute September 2014 Newsletter

In this issue:

  • Transportation Sales Tax--Amendment 7--Defeated
  • A Message From The Chief Executive Officer
  • Staff Promotions
  • Missouri's Common Core Status: It's Complicated
  • A Message From The Director Of Development
  • Continuing The Fight Against Medicaid Expandion
  • Streetcar Expansion Defeated
  • 2014 Freedom Celebration
  • Speaker Series On Economic Policy
  • Show-Me Media Coverage

Read it all: Show-Me Institute September 2014 Newsletter.

Show-Me News
By Darin Morley on Jul 18, 2014

In this issue:

  • Transportation Sales Tax Proposal Goes to Voters in August
  • A Message From The Chief Executive Officer
  • New Hire And Summer Interns
  • Exposing The Truth About Tax Subsidies For The Chosen Few
  • Transfer 'Fix' Unattainable Until Agreement Is Reached On School Choice
  • Allowing Normandy Students To Return Makes Sense To The Head And The Heart
  • Upcoming Events
  • Streetcars Prove To Be Costly And Inefficient
  • Missourians Need Health Care Refrom, Not Medicaid Expansion
  • Lyfting The Regulations

Read it all: Show-Me Institute July 2014 Newsletter.

Show-Me News
By Darin Morley on May 01, 2014

In this issue:

  • Tell Us Your Stories: What Is Your Experience With Obamacare?
  • A Message From The Chief Executive Officer
  • Ways To Enhance Freedom And Economic Growth
  • Announcing Show-Me Institute’s New Releases
  • Show-Me Institute Staff Developments
  • Privatization Can Benefit Missouri Taxpayers
  • Kansas City Streetcars: Residents Wary Of Promises From City Hall
  • Upcoming Events

Read it all: Show-Me Institute April 2014 Newsletter

Show-Me News
By Darin Morley on Jan 01, 2014

In this issue:

  • Show-Me Institute Has Big Plans For 2014
  • A Message From The Executive Director
  • Show-Me Institute Launches Unique Data Tool
  • Initiative Captures Passion Of Next Generation
  • Sales Taxes Are Not The Way To Fix Transportation Funding In Missouri
  • Robbin Peter To Pay For Paul's Pension
  • Kansas City Airport Plan Hits Turbulance
  • Obamacare: Less Choice, Higher Taxes, Slower Economic Growth
  • Show-Me Institute Executive Director, Others Tout Limited Government Policies

Read it all: Show-Me Institute December 2013 Newsletter

Show-Me News
By Darin Morley on Oct 01, 2013

In this issue:

  • Upcoming Freedom Celebration with U.S. Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah)
  • Message From The Executive Director
  • With Court Ruling, Failing Schools Take Center Stage
  • Interns Gain Real-World Experience
  • Show-Me Institute Celebrates Friedman Legacy Day In Springfield
  • Show-Me Minutes: Liberty Lessons 60 Seconds At A Time
  • Success: A Tax-Subsidy That Wasn't
  • Now Open:Show-Me Institute Is In Kansas City

Read it all: Show-Me Institute September 2013 Newsletter

Show-Me News
By Darin Morley on Jul 05, 2013

In this issue:

  • Next Gen Voices Reception Features New Media Experts
  • A Message From Executive Director Brenda Talent
  • Common Core: A Well-Intentioned Disaster
  • Roethelis Prove That Self-Reliance Works Better Than Government Reliance
  • The City With Available Vacant Land
  • National Teacher's Union Targets The Show-Me Institute
  • Show-Me Institute Focuses on Your Stories

Show-Me Institute June 2013 Newsletter (PDF)

 

Show-Me News
By Josh Smith on Oct 03, 2012

In this issue:

  • A look at the Show-Me Institute's new policy questionnaire, "Principles or Politics?"
  • A message from Executive Director Brenda Talent
  • We profile the three latest additions to the Show-Me Institute staff.
  • Fellow Andrew Wilson reports on how the latest tax changes in Kansas will impact Missouri jobs.
  • Why Charles Willey, M.D., tireless advocate for free-market healthcare reforms, supports the Show-Me Institute.
  • A review of Road to Freedom: How to Win the Fight for Free Enterprise, the latest book by Arthur Brooks, who recently spoke in Saint Louis at a Show-Me Institute co-sponsored event.
  • Education Policy Analyst James Shuls reports on how Missouri's schools are "stuck in the middle" in terms of academic achievement.
  • An overview of some of our scholars recent appearances on broadcast media.
  • An article on the recent effects that TIF and eminent domain have had on the Saint Louis County neighborhood of Hadley Township

Full Newsletter (PDF)

Show-Me News
By Josh Smith on Jul 25, 2012

In this issue:

  • a report on the supreme court's decision to uphold the ACA
  • a message from Executive Director Brenda Talent
  • Michael Rathbone's eighth-grade curriculum on the economics of the Great Depression
  • Recent ways the Show-Me Institute has helped spread information about the problems with TIFs
  • information on the Show-Me Institute's upcoming events
  • a recap of the 2012 Missouri Legislature's performance
  • a look at the legislation that will allow the forming of a new land bank in Kansas City

Full Newsletter (PDF)

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