By Jason Hart | | Jan 04, 2016 5:00 AM | 284
American workers are protected from mandatory labor union dues in 25 states, and the number is likely to increase in 2016.
By Eric Boehm | | Dec 21, 2015 5:00 AM | 344
Meet the residents of Pagedale, Missouri, who have been fined and punished by city officials for uncut grass, mismatched curtains and chipped paint. The city could easily be called the Nanny State of the Year.
By Amelia Hamilton | | Dec 04, 2015 12:38 PM
The Missouri Board of Education this week unanimously approved the first charter school in the Kansas City public school district. The Kansas City Neighborhood Academy will take over an unused school building and in an inner city neighborhood. The school is expected to enroll 180 students next fall in grades K-2, expanding one grade per year until it [...]
By Rob Nikolewski | | Nov 19, 2015 9:50 AM | 257
The coal industry has been hit hard in recent years and a look at the stock market performance of three of its largest companies tells the story.
By Rob Nikolewski | | Oct 19, 2015 4:39 AM | 74
Renewable power giant SunEdison has received nearly $5 million in federal grants and loans.
By Rob Nikolewski | | Oct 15, 2015 11:51 AM | 61
Democratic Party attorneys general in Kentucky and Missouri have come out against new EPA regulations.
By Rob Nikolewski | | Oct 08, 2015 5:00 AM | 16
Renewable energy company SunEdison is expected to lay off 10 percent of its workforce after its stock price tumbled.
By Jason Hart | | Oct 08, 2015 5:00 AM | 784
Advocates of mandatory union dues in Missouri and across the country have a deep-pocketed friend in Richard Trumka, president of labor coalition AFL-CIO.
By Tori Richards | | Sep 22, 2015 5:01 PM | 975
Part 16 of 16 in the series Veterans Affairs Veterans Affairs officials illegally accessed whistleblower medical records to engage in a smear campaign aimed at covering up fatally lax medical care, according to testimony today at U.S. Senate committee. In a rare show of solidarity, Republicans and Democrats showed anger and distress during the testimony of witnesses [...]
By Eric Boehm | | Sep 18, 2015 4:54 PM | 18
At the second GOP debate, Trump finally ran out of things to say, Fiorina surged and Huckabee made a good point in favor of small government (yes, really).