tax credit http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Commentary: Tax Credit Scholarships: A Win-Win For Everyone http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/commentary-tax-credit-scholarships-win-win-everyone <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Imagine going to a school where less than a quarter of students are reading on grade level and a third of your classmates will never make it to graduation. Many students in the St. Louis area do not have to imagine because that is their sad reality. Until recently, students in these failing schools have been trapped unless they could afford private school tuition or they could move to a different school district.</span></p><p></p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 18:09:07 +0000 Dr. James Shuls 31092 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Commentary: Tax Credit Scholarships: A Win-Win For Everyone Politically Speaking: Steve Tilley On His Time In The House, Becoming A Lobbyist And More http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/politically-speaking-steve-tilley-his-time-house-becoming-lobbyist-and-more <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Every week, St. Louis Public Radio’s Chris McDaniel joins the St. Louis Beacon’s Jo Mannies and Jason Rosenbaum to talk about the week’s politics.</p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 18:06:16 +0000 Chris McDaniel 29498 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Politically Speaking: Steve Tilley On His Time In The House, Becoming A Lobbyist And More Answering Questions About The Affordable Care Act http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/answering-questions-about-affordable-care-act <p>Sign-up for major provisions of the Affordable Care Act, also known as ObamaCare, begins October 1st.</p><p>With less than three months before marketplace exchanges for health insurance go online, many questions remain about who is eligible, what the requirements are and what kind of penalties people and businesses may face if they or their employees continue to be uninsured come January 2014.</p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 21:03:45 +0000 Camille Phillips 28453 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Answering Questions About The Affordable Care Act