Tuesday, February 06, 2018
TKC READER: KANSAS CITY MAYORAL CONTENDER SCOTT TAYLOR SPENDS BIG BUCKS ON EAST SIDE EDUCATION FIRM!!!
Take a look at a fascinating breakdown of Kansas City mayoral campaign spending for strategy, database work and management by a prominent East side politico . . .
TKC Reader: Councilman Scott Taylor Ventures Into KCMO East-Side
It's 2018, and that means it's time to check in on the candidates for KCMO mayor.
So, Councilman and Mayoral candidate Scott Taylor paid $13,325.00 to "Hazley and Associates" for campaign work? Who are Hazley and Associates?
From their online profile:
"Hazley & Associates, LLC is a consulting firm specializing in research, evaluation and strategic planning. Our current focus is education institutions who desire innovative, comprehensive solutions to curriculum and community engagement problems."
(A Hazley honcho) was recently named to the new board of directors of the Central City Economic Development Sales Tax Board. Board members will oversee revenues generated by a new one-eighth-cent citywide sales tax that voters approved in April 2017 to promote economic development along the Prospect Avenue corridor. The tax will last for 10 years and is expected to generate more than $8 million per year.
Here's a KKFI radio program featuring attorney David Bell, who served as registered agent for Hazley and Associates, LLC, and Melissa Patterson Hazley, Ph.D.
If this all seems a bit perplexing, then you know how I feel.
Perhaps Councilman Scott Taylor could explain to the public what he purchased for $13,325.00 in campaign dollars.
Developing . . .