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By William Magee on Aug 09, 2019

During the season of back-to-school chaos that thousands of Missouri families face each year, the state in recent years has eased the burden by offering tax-free shopping on school supplies during the first weekend of August. But some taxes kept on working through the holiday.

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By James V. Shuls on Aug 09, 2019

In a recent op-ed, I asked, “Why do our best superintendents always leave?” The answer was obvious—the pension system.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Aug 09, 2019

Steve Vockrodt over at The Kansas City Star has a story about Google wanting to invest $600 million in a data center in Kansas City. If this were the whole story, it would be great news.

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By Susan Pendergrass on Aug 08, 2019

What a mixed-up world we live in. In order to keep her daughter in the school she has chosen, a school that is working wonderfully for her daughter, Renita Jones has to do the impossible.

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By Elias Tsapelas on Aug 08, 2019

The United States’ population is getting older, and that’s a troubling sign for Missouri’s Medicaid program.

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By Abigail Burrola on Aug 07, 2019

When the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) says 99 percent of districts are fully accredited and doing just fine, it may seem like almost every student in Missouri is receiving a good education.

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By Show-Me Institute Staff on Aug 06, 2019

The Show-Me Institute is pleased to offer internship opportunities for Fall 2

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By Susan Pendergrass on Aug 06, 2019

This past summer, my family and I spent the Fourth of July at the beach on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

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By Abigail Burrola on Aug 05, 2019

Charter schools are making strides across the nation, and Kansas City’s own charter schools are no exception.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Aug 02, 2019

The Kansas City Star editorial board called for the city council to reject a proposal to use taxpayer money to subsidize the construction of a downtown office tower. They write:

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