Filter these articles

By on Oct 13, 2015

The Show-Me Institute's Patrick Tuohey appeared on KCPT's Ruckus on October 8 to discuss policy matters in Missouri and Kansas as well as nationwide.


By John Wright, Michael Rathbone on Sep 22, 2015
St. Louis City recently voted to increase its minimum wage. With higher labor costs, an earnings tax, and a payroll tax, the City is making St. Louis County a relatively more attractive place to locate a business.
By Michael Q. McShane on Sep 22, 2015
Show-Me Institute's new Director of Education Policy, Michael McShane, digs into the myths and facts about education reform in Missouri. Is there any truth behind common arguments like "St. Louis and Kansas City are the only places in need of reform," "Expanding charter schools would harm public schools," and "Missouri's Blaine amendment makes private school choice impossible"? Watch and find out!
By Joseph Miller on Sep 21, 2015
Ed Hassinger, Chief Engineer at the Missouri Department of Transportation, and Joseph Miller, Show-Me Institute Policy Analyst, discuss the state of I-70 and the options for improving it.
By John Wright on Sep 03, 2015
To many, an increase to the minimum wage sounds like a good idea, but in reality it would cost businesses and jobs.
By on Aug 27, 2015
Pro football is great entertainment, but building a new stadium with hundreds of millions of dollars from the public is not a smart economic play.
By Patrick Tuohey on Aug 10, 2015

Show-me's Patrick Tuohey talks about Kansas sales tax revenues on Ruckus!

By Brittany Wagner on Aug 05, 2015

The Post-Dispatch published a heart-wrenching story yesterday about a family trapped in the Normandy school district.