Commanders who deal with real-life issues in their units are likely to make better decisions than prosecutors who are isolated from the impact of their decisions, Sen. McCaskill said.
The Missouri Innovation Campus is clearly an idea whose time has arrived. The challenge is to broaden its scope.
Fewer elderly Nazis are still living beyond the reach of the law, but even if it’s only a handful, the search for them is worth the effort in the interest of justice and a full historical accounting of how remarkably close the murderous Hitler regime came to realizing its astonishing goal of eradicating of European Jewry.
Another Walmart will move in to Springfield, despite a citizen referendum.
In part, President Barack Obama used his Show-Me State visit to repeat his call for Republicans to show the nation specifics of their alternatives. And he promised to listen.
Without a great public education, that core promise our nation makes to all children, they won’t have the preparation they need to get a good job and grow our economy.
Missouri, like Florida, has a version of a “Stand Your Ground” law, which means a person with a gun on his own property who fears for his life doesn’t have a duty to retreat.
Lettered routes are vital transportation links in rural areas, connecting not only farmers to markets, but students to schools and employees to work.
The fact remains that even though some big insurance companies have refused to sign up, states that have created insurance exchanges have seen the “magic of the marketplace.”
We should use our freedom to better ourselves and communities instead of using it for entertainment.
Rex Sinquefield’s support for a bill that would cut income taxes in Missouri appears rooted more in ideology than self-interest.
Lead poisoning, of course, affects everyone’s health, but it is especially damaging to the health of our children.
Some trade schools provide quality training for reasonable prices. But throughout the so-called for-profit college industry, abuses are well-documented.
The United States ranks below many countries in terms of lifespan. But the reasons why are fixable.
One very wealthy man is trying to buy himself a legislature. Your elected officials are willing to do his bidding.
Soda purchases now account for 58 percent of beverages purchased with food assistance program, according to doctors.
If setting up a nutrition bill separate from the farm bill really was important to legislators, they would have had it in hand already.
A new study from the Journal of the American Medical Association suggests that America's continuing health woes may be more tied up with social inequality than health care.
A general sales tax is an ineffective and unethical way to fund transportation improvement because not everyone uses the roads equally.
Although most of the population consists of level-headed people, there will always be those who are ignorant and racist.