Tuesday, January 16, 2018
TKC TOLD YOU SO!!! JACKSON COUNTY LEGAL BATTLE THREATENS TO COST TAXPAYERS AT LEAST $250K!!!
Last week we offered a deets from the OPEN SESSION regarding the price-tag for the struggle for control over COMBAT Anti-Drug Tax . . . Tonight news of expenditures begins to add up.
Fox4: Taxpayers will foot the bill for Jackson Co. Legislature’s legal battle with County Executive Frank White
Money line . . .
Jackson County Legislative Chair Scott Burnett said the legislature has done all it can to get (Executive Frank) White to follow what he says is the law, so now a judge will decide.
And Jackson County taxpayers are footing the cost for that fight to the tune of $250,000.
When asked if he thinks taxpayers will appreciate $250, 000 of their tax money being spent on this, Burnett said, "well, of course not, but we can't get the administration to follow the law. We don't know what else to do."
"I don't think the taxpayers really understand the difference between the Executive or the Legislature, so I think we are all going to be diminished by all of this that is going on," Burnett added.
Developing . . .