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By Abigail Burrola on May 14, 2019

After almost a year of waiting, course access for Missouri students is finally in sight. The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) has published a list of approved education providers and classes students can take through the Missouri online course access program.

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By Susan Pendergrass on May 13, 2019

Two college towns, about 300 miles apart. Both are proud to have their state’s flagship university. In addition to their college students, there are undoubtedly professors and other campus staff with students in the local school district.

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By Crosby Kemper III, Patrick Tuohey on May 10, 2019

On May 9 the Show-Me Institute's Crosby Kemper III and Patrick Tuohey appeared on KCPT's Ruckus to discuss Kansas City's underfunded pension programs, streetcar expansion, and other local issues. Click above to watch the entire program.

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By Elias Tsapelas on May 10, 2019

Why are Missouri lawmakers considering reauthorizing a program they know doesn’t work well?

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By Patrick Tuohey on May 09, 2019

I did not intend to spend so much time looking into BikeWalkKC’s proposal to spend around $400 million in taxpayer money on bike lanes in Kansas City. But when so many of the assertions made by BikeWalkKC crumble under the most cursory examination, it’s troubling. Consider this:

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By Patrick Tuohey on May 08, 2019

The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) just released a paper about “road user charges,” which would change the way governments fund roads.

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By Patrick Ishmael on May 07, 2019

We’re in the twilight of the legislative session here in Missouri, and as tends to happen, it looks like there’s going to be a legislative twist at the end.

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By Emily Stahly on May 06, 2019

A few years ago, Missouri was on track to need two new prisons, potentially costing the state hundreds of millions in tax dollars. But not any longer.

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By Susan Pendergrass on May 03, 2019

I just don’t get it.

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By Emily Stahly on May 02, 2019

Anyone who grew up away from big cities knows that limited options are a fact of life, whether it’s restaurants, shops, or even schools.