Part 58 of 69 in the series Educating America
By Mary C. Tillotson | Watchdog.org
A Missouri ballot initiative to help fund public schools, special education programs and scholarships for private schools has proven popular.
The measure has collected about 80,000 signatures and could land on the ballot in November.
“We tried to make this proposal so that it would [...]
By Johnny Kampis | Missouri Watchdog
Amid President Obama’s call to raise the minimum wage nationally, Missouri is one of about 30 states considering an increase on the state level.
In a Republican-rich Missouri Legislature such efforts are likely to fail, but the measure may yet get a public vote through the petition process.
During his State of [...]
By John K. Ross | for Missouri Watchdog
Score one for the little guy.
A Missouri appeals court has issued a unanimous ruling prohibiting North Kansas City from seizing a Burger King via eminent domain.Read More →