Thursday, March 21, 2019
TKC MUST SEE!!! CAMPAIGN AGAINST QUESTION 1 DEBUNKS MAYOR SLY'S PRE-K SALES TAX IN EPIC VIDEO EXPLAINER!!!
Urban core leaders are working political allies across the metro to SMACK DOWN MAYOR SLY JAMES one last time before he leaves office. A united front against a controversial sales tax proposal has garnered support among both Conservatives & Progressives alike . . .
To wit . . .
THE FIGHT AGAINST MAYOR SLY'S PRE-K SALES TAX MIGHT BE THE ONLY DRAW FOR THE UPCOMING APRIL 2ND VOTE!!!
More on their effort:
Again, the key to victory might be opposition from broad coalition.
The organizations and communities that are united in their opposition to Question 1 are:
Kansas City Public School Board, KCPS District Advisory Committee Executive Board, North Kansas City Public School Board, Smithville Public School Board, Grandview Public School Board, The Urban League, NAACP - Kansas City chapter, MORE2, Freedom Inc., Kansas City chapter of the American Federation of Teachers (AFT), Clay County EDC, Platte County EDC, Committee to Abolish Poverty, Inc., League of Women Voters
Today's money line from the group . . .
"A sliding economic scale determines the level of the tuition discount you would be "eligible for" but does not secure your place in line when the funds are running out. The mayor's plan does not guarantee that all low-income families would be served first. Get the facts on the mayor's sales tax."
The video explainer:
You decide . . .