Missouri Archives | The American Spectator
by | Dec 6, 2018

While tax breaks for corporations continue to grow, as state and local governments essentially outbid each other to lure the…

by | Sep 12, 2018

Advocates of government financial transparency hope that Missouri’s new website providing detailed information about the state’s finances will spur other…

by | Aug 31, 2018

I love a perfectly seared medium-rare steak, but my preference doesn’t dictate what other people can do, or what they’re…

by | Nov 10, 2017

Frances McDormand is a force. It’s something in the actress’s voice, her eyes, her sense of humor and her quiet…

by | Sep 7, 2017

If you are running a business, what are “the most terrifying words” in the English language? In a famous quip,…

by | Aug 1, 2017

In the land of the blind, the man with one eye is king. When it comes to Missouri’s rapidly proliferating…

by | Dec 30, 2016

Wake up, Missouri lawmakers. It is me, the Ghost of a Christmas Yet-to-Come, who whispers in your ear this wintry…

by | Dec 20, 2016

If politics and policy were twin babies, politics would be first out, screaming for food and attention. Policy would be…

by | Aug 25, 2016

In “He Stopped Loving Her Today,” country music’s George Jones sings of a man who “can’t” — until the day…

by | May 20, 2016

Not in Missouri anyway. In the just-ended 2016 session of the state legislature, Missouri lawmakers expended millions of words on…

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