Show-Me Daily
By Susan Pendergrass on Mar 13, 2018

In addition to fielding questions about what a charter school is, and whether charters are

Show-Me Daily
By Andrew B. Wilson on Mar 12, 2018

You might think that as a Midwestern state, Missouri would be less exposed than most other states to damaging repercussions from the Trump administration decision to impose tariffs of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum.

Show-Me Daily
By Patrick Ishmael, Philip Oehlerking on Mar 12, 2018

Those who have been following our Government Checkbook database closely may have noticed that a new folder was added in the last week or so:

Show-Me Daily
By James V. Shuls, Ph.D. on Mar 12, 2018

Public funding for higher education has been on the wane in Missouri.

Show-Me Daily
By Patrick Ishmael on Mar 09, 2018

On Monday, February 26, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments for Janus v.

Show-Me Daily
By Patrick Tuohey on Mar 08, 2018

Anyone who has been paying attention to the Show-Me Institute over the past few years knows that our analysts are not impressed with a number of economic development subsidy programs in Missouri.

Media Appearances
By Brenda Talent on Mar 07, 2018

Brenda Talent appeared on ABC 30’s The Allman Report on March 6 to raise questions about the creation of a task force to study charter schools

Show-Me Daily
By Patrick Tuohey on Mar 07, 2018

In the 2017 legislative session, we published posts in favor of reforming mandatory minimum sentencing and

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Emily Stahly on Mar 06, 2018

A high-school diploma is supposed to mean something. A student who earns one should be ready to attend college or a trade school, or to start working right away. But a diploma’s value depends on the quality of the school that stands behind it.