TKC BREAKING AND EXCLUSIVE NEWS!!! COURTHOUSE INSIDERS: JACKSON COUNTY EXEC FRANK WHITE FAILED TO INFORM LEGISLATURE OF HIS JAIL SEX ASSAULT JOINT DECISION WITH MAYOR SLY!!!
As a rape and sex assault controversy concerning the Jackson County jail continues to unfold . . . The political consequences of the crisis are also becoming clearer.
To wit . . .
BEHIND THE SCENES THE JACKSON COUNTY LEGISLATURE RAGES OVER EXEC FRANK WHITE CUTTING THEM OUT OF THE LOOP AND GETTING PLAYED BY MAYOR SLY INSTEAD!!!
Remember that our blog community reported FIRST that the Mayor & City manager basically worked newbie exec Frank White.
Here's the word from an insider . . .
"Don't forget that KCMO City Hall has absolutely NO AUTHORITY over the JaxCo jail and they're indemnified against any loss but Team Sly was able to convince Exec White to run across the street at the first sign of trouble instead of working with other elected representatives. It was an amateur move for the Exec and it shows us that there's ALREADY AND ADVERSARIAL RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN EXEC FRANK WHITE AND THE LEGISLATURE that's going to get worse."
Remember that any settlement stemming from this hot mess will have to be approved by the Legislature so there's plenty of opportunity for these politicos to stick it to Exec Frank White.
Meanwhile, one of Kansas City's most beloved baseball dudes now seems out of his league when it comes to the serious problems confronting Jackson County.
Developing . . .