TKC BREAKING NEWS!!! ANOTHER $100K FOR JACKSON COUNTY HEALTH RESEARCH TAX!!!
Jackson County is in the middle of a big-money political battle over that's heading up at the end of the summer.
To wit . . .
TKC BREAKING NEWS!!! KANSAS CITY INERGY EXEC JOHN SHERMAN DONATES $100K TO TAX JACKSON COUNTY!!!
Background on John "Stacks" Sherman . . .
"A successful Kansas City entrepreneur and civic leader, John Sherman founded his first startup, LPG Services, in 1991. LPG quickly became one of the nation's largest wholesale propane marketers before it merged with Dynegy in 1996. That same year, Sherman founded Inergy, which went public in 2001. Under his leadership, Inergy has executed a growth strategy that took it from a standing start to more than $2 billion in revenue. Today, Inergy is among the largest independent natural gas storage operators in the United States and a major developer and operator of energy infrastructure.
"Sherman serves on the board of Great Plains Energy, Inc. He also serves on numerous nonprofit boards, including the Truman Presidential Library Institute, the University of Missouri-Kansas City Foundation, Teach For America Kansas City and the Civic Council of Greater Kansas City."
More to the point . . . Campaign finance news is mostly transcription but I like this bit of info because it provides a quick glimpse of the people who decide the fate of the overwhelming majority of Kansas City's populace who don't bother to vote.
Developing . . .