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By Patrick Ishmael on May 19, 2017

Yesterday Governor Eric Greitens announced that he is calling the Missouri legislature back into a special session that would address economic devel

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By Show-Me Institute Staff on May 18, 2017

Our 2017 Missouri Legislative Recap Telephone Town Hall on May 17 included discussion of the bills passed and defeated in Jefferson City and what the recently concluded legislative session means for our state going forward. Click above to listen to the recording.

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By Graham Renz on May 17, 2017

Missouri taxpayers dodged a bullet last December when state funding for a soccer stadium in downtown Saint Louis was opposed and not pursued by then Governor-elect Greitens.

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By Graham Renz on May 16, 2017

Policymakers are incentivizing projects all around the state in areas prone to flooding. Should taxpayers be on the hook for these financially risky investments?

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By Michael Q. McShane on May 16, 2017

It was the Irish Playwright Samuel Beckett who wrote, “Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.”

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By Patrick Ishmael on May 15, 2017

The Missouri legislative session ended May 12th, and there are enough storylines of intrigue, failure, and victory to fill a season of Game of Thrones.

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By Patrick Tuohey on May 12, 2017

In 1971, the band Ten Years After released the song “I’d Love to Change the World” in which they bemoaned society’s troubles and offered some possible solutions, including:

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By Patrick Ishmael on May 12, 2017

The debate was lengthy, but after a raucous couple of hours the House and Senate both voted to preempt local minimum wages in Missouri in favor of the minimum wage set by the state itself.

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By Patrick Tuohey on May 12, 2017

The Kansas City Star is reporting on efforts to revive the effort to build a new $1.2-billion single airport terminal. While we’re all waiting on the details, here are some things to keep in mind:

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By Patrick Ishmael on May 12, 2017

The House has passed SCR 4, a resolution that adds Missouri to a growing list of states calling for a Constitutional convention to rein in government.

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