While Rex Sinquefield & Co are pushing for regressive tax reforms that would increase sales taxes and expand the list of things for which working families pay most (i.e. rent, childcare, medicine)... staffers at his Show-Me Institute 'think tank' are writing that Missouri’s sales taxes are actually “still well above average."
Throughout the legislative session, both in-district and at the Capitol, Missourians have met with legislators, held candlelight vigils, rallies, press conferences, panels, marches, and canvasses in support of Medicaid expansion.
Yesterday on the Senate floor, Ryan Silvey brought up the cost savings and economic benefits of Medicaid expansion. Sen. Silvey called out Sen. Rob Schaaf for choosing to believe some fiscal notes and not others.
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