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By Graham Renz on Jun 29, 2018

Kicking bad habits can be tough. When you know you’re doing something that’s bad for you, planning to quit is the easy part. In the end, no matter how carefully you plan, you won’t succeed unless you have the willpower to change your behavior.

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By Emily Stahly, William Magee on Jun 28, 2018

The Bureau of Labor Statistics recently released some good news about the employment numbers from May: Fourteen states saw their unemployment rates decrease, and the rest of the states’ unemployment rates stayed the same.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jun 28, 2018

While we wait for the city’s report on economic development incentives, over a year late at this point, we thought we’d look over the other companies that bid on the project.

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By Patrick Ishmael on Jun 27, 2018

For the legal eagles out there and the laypersons just curious to take a look at the decision, you can find the Court's opinion here.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jun 27, 2018

For years, census data demonstrated that people are eschewing urban settings for the suburbs.

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By Philip Oehlerking on Jun 26, 2018

Taxpayers pay thousands of dollars a year to support their local school districts. Shouldn’t they be able to monitor how the schools are spending their money?

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jun 25, 2018

One year ago, Steve Vockrodt of The Kansas City Star wrote an excellent piece on the “original sin” of the airport’s new terminal effort.

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By Thomas A. Lambert on Jun 22, 2018

It doesn’t happen often, but markets can fail.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jun 22, 2018

On Thursday, June 21, the Show-Me Institute’s Patrick Tuohey appeared on KCPT’s Ruckus to discuss the delayed opening of Kansas City’s new airport, a sales tax proposal to fund universal pre-K in Kansas City, and other state and local issues.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jun 21, 2018

Bill Turque over at The Kansas City Star wrote the standard piece on this week’s streetcar extension vote, and gave some attention to the uncertainty of necessary federal funds,

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