Show-Me Daily
By Corianna Baier on Jan 16, 2020

With all the excitement of the legislative session starting, let’s not forget about the Interim Committee on Tax Credit Efficiency and Reform.

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By Susan Pendergrass on Jan 15, 2020

Talking about school choice in Missouri often feels hopeless. A common attack on school choice efforts in Missouri is “Most of our schools are rural and school choice doesn’t work in rural areas.” The first half of that statement is true.

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Patrick Tuohey on Jan 14, 2020

A version of this op-ed was published by the Kansas City Star.

Show-Me Daily
By Brenda Talent on Jan 13, 2020

Today, I’m honored to announce that one of the Show-Me Institute’s founders, R. Crosby Kemper III, has been confirmed by the United States Senate to be the next Director of the Institute of Museum and Library Services (“IMLS”).

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By Susan Pendergrass on Jan 10, 2020

Last fall, the MNEA submitted applications for six ballot initiatives to the Missouri Secretary of State. If a ballot initiative is approved, the secretary of state crafts language that summarizes the applicant’s proposal and estimates the cost to taxpayers.

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By Patrick Ishmael on Jan 09, 2020

While it remains an issue of generally low public awareness, Missouri’s three-tier alcohol regulatory system is one that the average Missourian should care about.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jan 08, 2020

There isn’t enough good news about economic development policy in Missouri. But a recent vote in Maryland Heights, just outside St. Louis, is a reason to cheer. In short, the St.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jan 07, 2020

New Royals owner John Sherman is giving interviews extolling the virtues of downtown baseball.

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By Susan Pendergrass on Dec 31, 2019

The end of the year is the time for top-ten lists, top-story lists, and best-moments-of-the-year lists, to name a few. So it’s only appropriate that the Show-Me Institute have our own list of what’s out and what’s in for Missouri public education. Here are our top five:

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By Jakob Puckett on Dec 20, 2019

The Federal Highway Trust Fund (FHTF) is in jeopardy, and that could mean bad news for Missouri’s roads and bridges.