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By Patrick Ishmael on Jul 15, 2020

Supporters of Medicaid expansion have long played loose with the facts of the program, and this year is no exception. Earlier this year, my colleague Elias Tsapelas 

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By Elias Tsapelas on Jul 13, 2020

Medicaid expansion was never going to be “free” for Missouri, and now we have even more evidence that expansion would be a catastrophe for the state’s budget.

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By Jakob Puckett on Jul 10, 2020

Net metering is a popular program that allows rooftop solar panel owners to sell extra electricity they generate back to their utility to offset their bill.

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By James V. Shuls on Jul 08, 2020

What is fair? It is sometimes a hard concept to grasp.

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By Corianna Baier on Jul 06, 2020

The COVID-19 crisis has led to rules and regulations being relaxed or even temporarily eliminated in states across the country. Some lawmakers and government agencies are taking steps to make these changes permanent in order to reduce burdens on businesses and workers.

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By Susan Pendergrass on Jul 02, 2020

In these uncertain times, few things are certain. But one thing we do know for certain is that parents are anxious about schools reopening this fall.

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By Patrick Ishmael on Jul 02, 2020

The Missouri State Auditor’s Office has started July off with a bang, publishing an audit of Parma, Missouri, which found that “. . . [m]ore than $115,000 was taken fraudulently over a four-year period from the Missouri Bootheel city of Parma (pop.

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By Jakob Puckett on Jul 01, 2020

Neighboring St. Louis and St. Charles Counties are taking different approaches in handling federal coronavirus relief funds, with potential consequences for taxpayer dollars.

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By Elias Tsapelas on Jul 01, 2020

Medicaid is breaking Missouri’s budget, and expanding the program would only make things worse. Every additional dollar Missouri spends on Medicaid is one that can’t be spent elsewhere. Visualizations can help illustrate the scale of the problem.

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