Kansas City Political Insiders In A Tizzy Over $200K Against Jackson County Question 1!!!
A $200K donation from CITIZENS FOR FAIRNESS against the Jackson County Translational Research Ballot Question sent insiders into a frenzy this afternoon . . .
Meanwhile, TKC knows that campaign finance transcribing isn't really that exciting for readers . . .
Still check a couple of posts on the topic . . .
Pitch: Who is the mystery committee opposing the Jackson County research tax and where does their money come from?
Helling: New anti-sales tax donation shrouded in secrecy
Given that there are only going to be a few dozen people voting in this election . . . It's safe to say that most people don't care. And it's not really that much of a secret.
Still . . . The fight against the tax continues and what's more interesting is to see the urban core line up against traditional Kansas City Democratic and powerful civic interests.
KCTV5: Jackson County medical tax proposal stirs strong emotions
Examiner: Opponents point out flaws in research tax
More on all of this later.
Developing . . .