The Columbia City Council wants to raise parking meter rates to fund another parking garage. The question is, what do the citizens get out of it all?
Voter fraud does not warrant constitutional amendment because restrictions could add unaffordable costs for lower-income voters, and fraud cases are too infrequent.
Rumors about Missouri's pending voter identification bill have portrayed it as discriminatory and disenfranchising, wrapping more red tape around an already sticky system for exercising our constitutional right to vote. It is — but first, let's get our facts straight.
When it came to passing meaningful laws, the legislature didn't step up. The laws that did pass didn't help generate jobs or protect the needs of the people.
Days after the death of Osama bin Laden, e-books on the subject were already available to readers, marking a change in the distribution of long-form journalism.
The resume video is a mostly a gimmick that fails to impress employers and could open the door to discrimination.
By skipping the income tax and bumping the sales tax, the proposed tax bill would lay all the burden on the working and middle classes.
By prohibiting Sharia law in Missouri courtrooms, we're promoting hatred toward Muslim Americans.
With less than a week until the municipal election, Fred Schmidt and Helen Anthony stand out as ideal representatives for the First and Fifth wards, respectively.
Mike Matthes has a change to start off his term with a bang. Why not help the future of Columbia by trying to create more blue-collar jobs, and take advantage of what Columbia has to offer?
There is a great reason why the state constitution separates religion and government. Why don't those in politics get it?
By taking money from minimum wage earners and students, conservatives are destroying America's financial and educational systems.
With the Columbia City Council race heating up, candidates are using a variety of tactics to evade questions from constituents.
The Missouri GOP is pushing back against voter-approved laws.
Looking at short-term weather conditions distracts from the long-forming effects of climate-change.
It's time to accept that there are responsibilities and reasonable restrictions that come with gun ownership.
It is important to recognize all of the victims of the shooting because soon the attention will be on the shooter, the motive and the politics.
Some of them make sense, and others would be better with a few tweaks.
The war in Afghanistan has been going on for more than nine years now, and America has largely turned a blind eye to the struggle. Can't we do more to protect our soldiers?
Rather than govern, the Party of the Right is doing all it can to run out the clock on this lame-duck session of Congress.