On Thursday, July 6, the Show-Me Institute’s Patrick Tuohey joined KCPT’s Ruckus to discuss the Kansas City Star's endorsement of a new airport, Kansas Secretary of State Kobach's efforts to collect voter records and information, and other state and local issues.
As Cookie Monster is to cookies, Saint Louis is to sales taxes.
Show-Me Institute analysts have opposed spending taxpayer money on sports stadiums in Kansas City,
A few weeks ago, when engineering firm Burns & McDonnell announced its proposal to finance and build a new billion dollar single terminal at the Kansas City International Airport, it was doing so alone.
The results are in, and they are hardly surprising: A new study has found that the increase in Seattle’s minimum wage has had detrimental effects on exactly those groups such market interventions are supposed to help.
City leaders are still pointing to Kansas City’s downtown as an economic development success story.
With the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Trinity Lutheran v. Comer, there’s reason to be optimistic about school choice; however, another Supreme Court case is probably needed to advance educational opportunity.
The Show-Me Institute’s Chairman Crosby Kemper III appeared on KCPT's Ruckus on Thursday, June 29, to discuss Kansas City’s convention hotel as well as other local and state issues. Click above to watch the entire show.
Economic development incentives like tax increment financing (TIF) and tax abatement have been grossly misused in Missouri’s two major cities for decades.
In the two-bit morality play that is pension reform in Missouri, my colleagues and I are frequently cast as the villains.