Missouri: Cut School Funding, But Don't Tax Yachts

The Republican philosophy in a nutshell, courtesy of McClatchy's Kansas City Star:Cash-strapped legislators have recommended spending cuts for Missouri schools and shelters for battered women, but so far the yachting class can enjoy another season of clear sailing. Thanks to a longstanding tax exemption, Missouri's marina set can opt to pay a small fee in lieu of sales taxes and shave as much as...