Kansas City Will Spend UNTOLD Cash On GOP Convention 2016 Bid Without Much Oversight!!!
Helling considers the GOP Convention bid that's going to cost Kansas City big time:
Kansas City officials pitch for the GOP convention — privately
"Most of the article is history about Tampa and the fact that City Hall isn't giving The Star or anybody else any info . . .
"Last week, The Star filed a Sunshine Law request with the city and the Kansas City Convention & Visitors Association asking for information from the proposal on the potential public cost of the convention.
"Both declined, citing state law — and a concern about revealing details of the bid to competing communities.
“We will not be addressing specific questions related to the Finance section of our response,” said an email from Julie Sally, a spokeswoman for the Kansas City convention task force."
Let's not forget . . .
TKC EXCLUSIVE: INSIDERS HAVE ALREADY INFORMED US THAT KANSAS CITY HAD TO PUT UP AT LEAST $24 MILLION IN ESCROW TO EVEN START THE BID PROCESS!!!
This should be a harder sell than baseball . . . But the fact is that Democrat controlled Kansas City might want to push back on giving up so much cash for the GOP.