Kansas City Fiction Talking Points And The Upcoming Downtown Convention Hotel
Here's the deal . . .
IF MAYOR SLY GETS A SECOND TERM, KANSAS CITY WILL BE BURDENED WITH A HALF BILLION DOLLAR TAXPAYER SUBSIDIZED CONVENTION HOTEL!!!
It has been part of his agenda for years and without a challenger this will get rammed through without much opposition . . . We've been reporting this one for about a year and just about every other newsie in Kansas City is simply too scared to say anything negative about the current Administration.
And for those who want to dig even further into the deets . . .
Check this fact check from the Show-Me Blog: Kansas City Convention Hotel Built On Fiction
Reality check . . .
"But remember that this supposedly new push for a convention hotel in Kansas City will be built on a fiction promulgated by those on the “team” who hope City Hall will “take care” of them when it comes time to spend taxpayer money."
In other words, political consultants, PR firms and all manner of connected corporate concerns seem to be PROFITING BIG TIME from the latest round of tin-cup urbanism that's quickly putting this town on track toward bankruptcy.
Developing . . .