Missouri is a state in the Midwestern United States. With over six million residents, it is the 18th-most populous state of the 50 states. The largest urban areas are St. Louis, Kansas City, Springfield and Columbia; the capital is Jefferson City, near the center of the state on the Missouri River. The state is the 21st-most extensive in area. In the south are the Ozarks, a forested highland, providing timber, minerals, and recreation. The Mississippi River forms the eastern border of the state.
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Measures of Freedom
2014: Overall rank: 18, fiscal policy rank: 9, regulatory policy rank: 24, personal freedom rank: 28, economic freedom rank: 14
31 Dec 2005: Number of Members: 280
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