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By Michael Q. McShane on Mar 28, 2017

In an earlier post I argued that Dr. Charles Murray’s assault at Middlebury College might mark a turning point in the battle for free speech on college campus.

By John Lamping, Bob Onder on Mar 27, 2017

This update on the 2017 Missouri legislative session features Senator Bob Onder and former Senator John Lamping discussing which bills have passed and which they expect to see before the end of the session.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Mar 27, 2017

Kansas City has started to demolish the vacant grocery store at Linwood Blvd. and Prospect Ave.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Mar 24, 2017

On Thursday, March 23, the Show-Me Institute's Patrick Tuohey appeared on KCPT's Ruckus to discuss the proposed general obligation bond (#GOBondKC) in Kansas City and education funding in Kansas. Click above to watch the entire show.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Mar 23, 2017

The Kansas City Star published a story the other day which examined the new budget proposal from the Trump administration. The piece stated:

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By Patrick Tuohey on Mar 22, 2017

Missouri has a criminal justice problem. While the spike in homicides in Kansas City captures a lot of attention, as it should, it isn’t our only challenge.

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By Michael Q. McShane on Mar 22, 2017

In January, I penned an op-ed for the St.

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By Graham Renz on Mar 21, 2017

Missouri’s “Main Street,” Interstate 70, is in need of more than the usual, periodic repairs. The roadway is, in some places, 60 years old, and its foundation has deteriorated.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Mar 20, 2017

We wrote recently of the opportunity to improve public safety in Missouri by “Raising the Age”—that is, keeping most 17-year olds out of the adult criminal justice system.

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By James V. Shuls, Ph.D. on Mar 17, 2017

A new budget proposal from Rep. Scott Fitzpatrick (R-Shell Knob) would fully fund Missouri’s foundation formula for K-12 education for the first time in years.