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By Patrick Ishmael on Jul 14, 2017

With little fanfare, Missouri Governor Eric Greitens signed SB 240 into law on June 28.

By Graham Renz on Jul 13, 2017

The Saint Louis Zoo is prized by locals as the best free attraction in the area, but the truth is it isn’t free at all.

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By James V. Shuls, Ph.D. on Jul 11, 2017

We often complain about the rancor in politics these days, but politics has always been filled with acrimony and bitterness. Heck, in 1804 the sitting vice president of the United States, Aaron Burr, shot and killed one of the founding fathers, Alexander Hamilton, in a duel.

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By Joseph Haslag, Michael Austin on Jul 11, 2017

The year 1997 marks a grim turning point for Missouri.

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Graham Renz on Jul 10, 2017

A version of this op-ed appeared in the Clayton Times on July 11, 2017.

Media Appearances
By Patrick Tuohey on Jul 07, 2017

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. 

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By Graham Renz on Jul 07, 2017

As Cookie Monster is to cookies, Saint Louis is to sales taxes.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jul 05, 2017

Show-Me Institute analysts have opposed spending taxpayer money on sports stadiums in Kansas City,

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jul 03, 2017

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.

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By Crosby Kemper III on Jun 30, 2017

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.