Amid MU budget crunch, Chinese demand for US education offers boost
December 01, 2017
When Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens led a trade mission to China and South Korea in September, he did so with a variety of stated goals, including the cultivation of educational relationships in the two countries...
Trump unveils tax principles designed to drive ‘big, beautiful comeback’
August 31, 2017
In a speech Wednesday in Springfield, which he called “the birthplace of a great American icon, the legendary Route 66,” President Donald Trump unveiled his vision for tax reform that he said will drive the American economy to a prosperous future...
Harvey drives gas price surge for holiday weekend travelers
September 02, 2017
Travelers hitting the road in Missouri for Labor Day weekend will have to pay more at the pump due to a spike in retail gas prices caused by Hurricane Harvey. As of Friday, gas prices in the state had increased about 12 percent in four days.
However, one Missouri economist said the higher prices may not cause obvious changes on people’s holiday travel plans...