May 27, 2024

Keeping Media and Government Accountable.

Tag: Missouri

Missouri needs the revenue-neutral Truth in Taxation Act

The Jackson County (Missouri) Assessor’s office is taking a lot of heat for property tax increases over the last several…

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Cato Institute files suit against student loan forgiveness program in Kansas federal court

On Monday, the Biden Administration formally launched its controversial student loan forgiveness program, which has already launched a raft of…

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KC Scholars program assists students, adults to be college-ready

One family in Kansas City has had three generations find their way to higher education, thanks to KC Scholars, an…

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Report: Kelly ranks in bottom half of governors nationally

Kansas Governor Laura Kelly ranks 27th out of all 50 state governors according to a new report from the American…

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KASB won’t say if they will leave National School Boards Association

Twenty-three states have now either pulled their membership to the National School Boards Association or are actively distancing themselves from…

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KC Star: government institutions matter, not students

The Missouri Legislature put student needs first in passing the state’s first school choice program, and parents are thrilled.  People…

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Kansas outguns Missouri in regulatory border war for hospitals

The governors of Kansas and Missouri may have signed a ceasefire agreement on the so-called Border War, but state incentives…

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RIP, Steamboat Arabia’s Bob Hawley–Patriarch, Patriot, Adventurer

After a long and remarkably fruitful life, Bob Hawley of Independence, Missouri, died on Monday. The patriarch of a large…

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Whoa! Missouri Teacher Busted on Sex Charges Rehired by Neighboring District

The arrest of a male Missouri teacher may force open the doors on a scandalous practice that has much too…

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Hawley Catches McCaskill In Major Lie About Undercover O’Keefe Video

During their final debate on KMBC-TV in Kansas City Thursday, moderator Kris Ketz asked Senate candidate Josh Hawley about the…

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Ashcroft: Judge “Has Eviscerated Missouri’s Photo ID Law”

Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft is not happy and with good reason. “Today, a mere two weeks from the…

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Pat Roberts Demands Claire McCaskill Pull His Quote From Her Ad

“If you want to pick somebody to work in a bipartisan manner and get something done … you ask Claire…

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James O’Keefe: “McCaskill’s Response Is Outrageous”

James O’Keefe, the founder and president of Project Veritas Action, has responded to the letter Claire McCaskill submitted to the…

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KMBC: “Missouri Senate Race Blowing Up” Over Hidden Camera Videos

The Claire McCaskill campaign has been forced to react to a pair of undercover videos produced by James O’Keefe’s Project…

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McCaskill Staffer: Claire Supports Abortion “100 Percent”

James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas hit the Claire McCaskill campaign today with a second undercover video, this one on abortion, and…

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Boom! Project Veritas Reporters Show McCaskill, Staffers Duping Swing Voters

James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas reporters have caught not only McCaskill staffers but also Claire McCaskill herself sharing thoughts on any…

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Rape of MSU Student After #MeToo Rally Highlights Movement’s Confusion

“I guess I tried to force myself on her, and I feel like such a terrible person for it,” Zachary…

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“Gosnell,” The Movie, Opens in Area Theaters Today

Writing in National Review, Michelle Malkin calls Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer “The Most Important Movie You’ve Never Heard Of.”…

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Feds Bust KC Firefighter For Selling Guns to Felons

James Samuels is not only the Kansas City firefighter with a business on the side, but Samuels’ business brought him…

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Fired UMKC Whistleblower Seeks Justice

In an extraordinary memo this past March, UMKC Provost Barbara Bichelmeyer conceded that Dr. Richard Arend, until recently a tenured…

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Good Samaritans Save Woman From Knife Wielding Beau in Downtown KC

In the same news cycle that Kansas City, Missouri, observed its 100th homicide of 2018, the media reported the heroic…

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Wow! Hawley Asks McCaskill to Jim Him In Call For Special Counsel

Early Monday morning, the Sentinel opined, “Josh Hawley and his strategists should read [the Mitchell report] carefully. They should then…

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27 Months for “Rising Star in Democratic Party”

Last January, the Sentinel congratulated the Kansas City Star for pointing out in the very first sentence of its article on the…

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Missouri Parents Say Child’s School Collects Family Data for Google

The threat from Google to parents of school children would be ominous enough if Google were just another company, but…

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