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By James V. Shuls on Feb 07, 2020

When financial guru Dave Ramsey takes a call on his radio program from a young couple who have paid off their debt, house and everything, he often shouts, “I’m talking to weird people!” These people have made sacrifices to live frugally and get out of debt.

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By Andrew B. Wilson on Feb 07, 2020

How do you pull the wool over taxpayers’ eyes in making a financial obligation totaling more than $2 billion disappear from sight?

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By Patrick Tuohey on Feb 06, 2020

In a January 26, 2020 column for The Kansas City Star, the CEO of the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) advocates for making bus transit inside Kansas City free.

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By Jakob Puckett on Feb 05, 2020

Here’s some good news for those who think user fees are the best way to fund Missouri’s transportation needs.

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By Jakob Puckett on Feb 04, 2020

Since the Green New Deal became mainstream news a year ago, calls for more and more renewable energy have multiplied, including here in Missouri. There is nothing wrong with generating electric power from wind and sunlight.

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By Abigail Burrola on Feb 03, 2020

Workforce development is a hot topic in Missouri right now. The governor deemed the issue important enough to give it prominent mention in his state of the state speech.

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By Corianna Baier on Jan 30, 2020

Today, the Missouri House passed two pieces of occupational licensing legislation. Both are worthwhile, but one would make Missouri a reform leader on the national level.

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By Elias Tsapelas on Jan 30, 2020

Today, the federal government released long-awaited guidance for states interested in block granting federal Medicaid funding.

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By Michael Q. McShane on Jan 29, 2020

After a nine-month tour of America in 1831, French political scientist Alexis de Tocqueville published Democracy in America, a volume that remains one of the best descriptions of American civic and political life.

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