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By Graham Renz on May 03, 2017

There is so much demand for hockey in the Saint Louis region that officials and special interests want to subsidize not just one, but two new ice facilities.

By Show-Me Institute Staff on May 02, 2017

Kevin M. Murphy, Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, discusses the economics behind the rise in income inequality and what it tells us about the forces driving modern labor market outcomes.

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By Patrick Ishmael on May 02, 2017

From hair braiders to physicians, Show-Me Institute analysts have support

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By Michael Q. McShane on May 02, 2017

In the early days of this legislative session, course access seemed primed for success. Both the House and Senate held hearings for course access bills for which there were zero witnesses in opposition. The Governor made it clear that it was a priority of his office as well.

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By Patrick Tuohey on May 01, 2017

On Friday, April 28, Patrick Tuohey appeared on KCPT’s Public Works? The Cost of Our Aging Infrastructure [video].

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By James V. Shuls, Ph.D. on Apr 28, 2017

Pension discussions are all the rage these days. Don’t believe me? Just check out the Post-Dispatch.

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By Patrick Ishmael on Apr 28, 2017

It's been said that you can't teach an old dog new tricks, but can you remind an old dog of long-forgotten tricks? That theme (and variation) are relevant to a bill currently being debated in the Missouri legislature that would amend the U.S.

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By Michael Q. McShane on Apr 28, 2017

Yesterday afternoon, the Missouri Senate passed Senate Bill 313, which would create a $25 million tax-credit-funded education savings account (ESA) program for students with special needs, children who are wards of the state, and children from military families.  The bill passed 20-12, and not on

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By Patrick Ishmael on Apr 27, 2017

Yesterday the Missouri House of Representatives passed SB 182, the Senate version of project labor agreement (PLA) reform.

By Mike Ferguson on Apr 27, 2017

The truth is out: special taxing districts have been receiving billions of public dollars under the taxpayers’ radar for decades.