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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 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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By Geneva Lee on Jun 21, 2018

Being financially responsible—keeping a close eye on your bank balance and even your credit score, for example—isn’t always pleasant. Being truly accountable for educating kids also requires keeping track of numbers, both good and bad. As President George W.

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By Graham Renz on Jun 20, 2018

The Loop Trolley appears stuck in an endless loop of delays.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jun 19, 2018

Kansas City Mayor Sly James is working on a proposal for a sales tax increase to fund expanded pre-K education. Despite a real cost to taxpayers, few details have been provided about how the money will be spent.

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By Patrick Ishmael on Jun 18, 2018

Good policy doesn't have to be complicated. That's the lesson we should take from the way Michigan legislators took on their prevailing wage (sometimes called a "public construction minimum wage") law.

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By Susan Pendergrass on Jun 14, 2018

By next week, the Missouri State Board of Education should be up and running again.

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By Graham Renz on Jun 06, 2018

For decades, Missourians have been paying hundreds of millions in special sales taxes they all too often had no clue about.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Jun 04, 2018

Richard Florida is an urban studies theorist who promoted the idea that the creative class would drive urban renewal and that smart cities should cater to them.

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By Brenda Talent on Jun 01, 2018

On May 31, Show-Me Institute CEO Brenda Talent appeared on KETC's Donnybrook to discuss the fallout from recent events in Jefferson City.

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