Wednesday, December 06, 2017
JACKSON COUNTY JAIL FIGHT CONTINUES: EXEC FRANK WHITE LOOTS BUDGET TO FIND CASH TO PAY GUARDS $15-AN-HOUR!!!
Here's the latest chapter in a struggle that has voters forgetting about baseball glory days and worrying more about local crime, punishment and government stability . . .
Examiner: Where’s the money for the jail?
Money line . . .
"It appears, Legislative Auditor Crissy Wooderson said, that White’s office has found money sources that include $450,000 from money for outside social service agencies and a larger-than-legally-allowed share from the county’s Combat tax for anti-drug and anti-violence efforts."
Developing . . .