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By Patrick Tuohey on Oct 22, 2018

On Ruckus the other day, panelist Woody Cozad mentioned that taxes in Kansas City are high. He’s right.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Oct 19, 2018

The Kansas City Star published a 2,500 word front page story on Sunday that asked, “Why do so many stores east of Troost lack healthy food?” It wasn’t until the 11th paragraph that we got the answer: dem

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By Patrick Tuohey on Oct 17, 2018

Four years ago, when Kansas City’s homicide rate was down, City leaders were eager to let people know.

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By Patrick Ishmael on Oct 15, 2018

Late last month I made the fateful choice to join the gig economy (after hours, naturally) by collecting and charging some of those rideshare electric scooters “all the kids are talki

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By Abigail Hoyt on Oct 11, 2018

If Missouri has a workforce development problem—that is, if students are leaving high school without the skills they need to enter the workforce, a knee-jerk reaction might be to blame the high schools.

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By Patrick Ishmael on Oct 05, 2018

Earlier this year I talked about a proposal in the Missouri legislature that I thought was a great idea: to expand the period of short-term medical insurance plans up to a year

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By Patrick Tuohey on Oct 04, 2018

In a recent column, The Kansas City Star editorial board bemoaned the instinct of Mayor Sly James to be opaque and secretive in his negotiations.

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By James V. Shuls on Oct 02, 2018

What type of school do you like? Do you prefer those that use Maria Montessori’s approach, which is based on the idea that children are naturally inquisitive and can be taught through guided choices? Are you more into the play-based approach of Waldorf schools?

By Jonah Goldberg on Sep 28, 2018

Does Western culture face a crisis because of its failure to defend liberty against ideological forces of the past?

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By Patrick Tuohey on Sep 27, 2018

On Monday, Gov. Mike Parson made two appointments to the Missouri Housing Development Commission, the body in charge of awarding low-income housing tax credits (LIHTCs). However, Gov.