Thursday, December 28, 2017
TKC BREAKING NEWS!!! JACKSON COUNTY LEGISLATURE OVERRIDES FRANK WHITE VETO & STRIPS AWAY COMBAT ANTI-CRIME CONTROL!!! PROSECUTOR JEAN PETERS BAKER PROMISES TO RESTORE TRUST!!!
The all out war betwixt the Legislature & The County Exec's office persists . . .
Here's the aftermath after Exec Frank White's recent efforts were totally rebuked and his office loses control of the biggest anti-crime programs in the metro . . .
Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker issues statement on COMBAT action
Dec. 28, 2017
Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker issued the following statement today regarding COMBAT:
"Today, oversight of Combat is placed under the prosecutor, the same place it originated, by the Legislature’s unanimous override of the County Executive’s veto. I will do my level best to restore trust for this important tax and provide oversight in a straightforward and transparent manner.
To those who have received funding through Combat in the past, no deadlines are impacted and we look forward to finding more efficiency in the application process.
Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office
Jean Peters Baker, Prosecutor
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