Red Tape - Report
2014 Saint Louis County Public Policy Recommendations Print E-mail
By David Stokes   
Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Analysts and scholars with the Show-Me Institute have identified free-market policy changes that could improve Saint Louis County. These pamphlets summarize those recommendations for transforming the county's regulatory, transparency, budget, and tax policy.

 
Missouri Fast Facts Print E-mail
Wednesday, May 21, 2014

 

budget-01  Missouri Budget Fast Facts: This Show-Me Institute pamphlet provides Missourians with a quick snapshot of key facts regarding the state’s budget, tax rates, and tax credit.
pensions-01  Missouri Government Pensions Fast Facts: This Show-Me Institute pamphlet provides Missourians with a quick snapshot of key facts regarding state and local government pensions.
propertytax-01  Missouri Property Tax Fast Facts: This Show-Me Institute pamphlet provides Missourians with a quick snapshot of key facts regarding the state’s property taxes.
salestax-01  Missouri Sales Tax Fast Facts: This Show-Me Institute pamphlet provides Missourians with a quick snapshot of key facts regarding the state’s sales taxes.
schoolchoice-01  Missouri School Choice Fast Facts: The Show-Me Institute’s Missouri Budget Fast Facts provide Missourians with a quick snapshot of key items regarding school choice in the state.
teachertenure-01  Missouri Teacher Tenure Fast Facts: This Show-Me Institute pamphlet provides Missourians with a quick snapshot of key facts regarding teacher tenure in Missouri.
transportation-01  Missouri Transportation Fast Facts: This Show-Me Institute pamphlet provides Missourians with a quick snapshot of key facts regarding transportation funding in Missouri.
 
LRA Meeting Minutes 2003 through 2010 Print E-mail
By Audrey Spalding   
Monday, February 21, 2011

As part of the research for the policy study "Standstill: Is Saint Louis Hindering Development by Waiting for Large-Scale Miracles?," the Show-Me Institute requested a number of documents from the Saint Louis Land Reutilization Authority (LRA). The data in the study comes from the agency's formal meeting minutes. Downloadable PDF copies of the LRA's minutes from 2003 through 2010 are available below.

 
Recorder of Deeds Office Charges for Copies Made on Personal Computers, Printers Print E-mail
By Audrey Spalding   
Friday, November 20, 2009

This year, the Saint Louis City Recorder of Deeds office, which oversees real estate licenses, has collected $20,729 in copy charges from people who printed documents from the privacy of their own home or business. The copies didn't involve the use of any of the city's paper or staff time, things for which governments usually charge copy costs.

 
With Cap-and-Trade Looming, Energy Committee Looks for Cheap Alternatives Print E-mail
By Audrey Spalding   
Monday, November 16, 2009

On Monday, a joint legislative committee tasked with planning out a 25-year-long, statewide strategy for Missouri's electricity production and consumption met to consider the cost and availability of alternative forms of energy.

 


VISIT OUR OTHER SITES!

Show-Me Daily Blog data-button
Show-Me Living Show-Me Sunshine
Sign up for the Show-Me Institutes RSS feedSign up for the Show-Me Institutes RSS feedSign up for the Show-Me Institutes RSS feedFollow the Show-Me Institute on FacebookFollow the Show-Me Institute on TwitterWatch the Show-Me Instititute on You Tube

STAY INFORMED

Signup here:

SHOW-ME DAILY BLOG

Name One Branch of the U.S. Government
Saturday, September 20, 2014
The Faux Moral High Ground
Friday, September 19, 2014
Just How Bad Was Springfield’s Airport Bus?
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Educational Innovation from the Top Down
Wednesday, September 17, 2014

EVENT VIDEO

JavaScript is disabled!
To display this content, you need a JavaScript capable browser.

More videos...

AUDIO

Show-Me Minutes
July 2, 2014

Listen to these minute-long audios from the Show-Me Institute about free-market ideas: Accounting: Missouri is behind in funding its public pensions...

Hear More

4512 West Pine Blvd.
Saint Louis, MO 63108

Phone: (314) 454-0647
Fax: (314) 454-0667
info@showmeinstitute.org