Thursday, June 13, 2019
TKC MUST READ!!! KANSAS CITY MAYORAL ELECTION JUXTAPOSITION ACCORDING TO WRITE-IN CANDIDATE CLAY CHASTAIN!!!
Just a bit of promo from this transit activist which also includes a surprisingly accurate voter guide to local issues. Like it or not, Clay Chastain has been an active participant in KC elections for a generation . . .
To quote his excellent speech at the Library . . .
DID YOU KNOW THAT?!?!
Now, here's how he sees the upcoming vote . . .
Clay Chastain: Mayoral candidates Jolie & Quinton vs. Write-in Mayoral candidate Clay--Shop and Compare
Kansas City voters: Here are the true facts that distinguish Mayoral candidates Jolie Justus & Quinton Lucas (J & Q) from Write-in Mayoral candidate Clay Chastain on 12 significant issues raised in the Mayor's race:
1. Jolie & Quinton are Pro-choice vs. Clay is Pro-life
2. Jolie & Quinton will keep Troy Schulte vs. Clay will seek to replace Troy Schulte immediately
3. J & Q say they will finally do something vs. Clay has anti-crime plan funded by eliminating the EDC
4. J & Q supported misrepresented new airport vs. Clay voted no, and supported remodeling KCI ("Alt 30")
5. J & Q supported the TDD & extension south vs. Clay opposed TDD & would confine streetcar to downtown
HIGH TAXES / EARNINGS TAX
6. J & Q favor high taxes and earnings tax vs. Clay will lower overall taxes & phase out earnings tax
INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENT (II)
7. J & Q will finally focus from glitzy projects to II vs. Clay has always been for II and opposed to glitzy projects
8. J & Q are supporters of TIF without lowering % vs. Clay is opposed to all TIF (0%) and will eliminate TIF Comm.
AFFORDABLE HOUSING (AH)
9. J & Q support raising taxes to create AH vs. Clay will not raise taxes for AH; will use transit to create AH
WEALTHY DEVELOPER'S DOWNTOWN CONVENTION HOTEL / LUXURY CONDOS
10. J & Q voted for giveaways in non-blighted area vs. Clay opposed all 4 downtown tax giveaway projects
IMPROVING PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION (PT)
11. J & Q have no plan to improve our City's PT vs. Clay has "Green (quick, quiet and clean) Transit" petition plan
GRADING SLY JAMES' JOB PERFORMANCE AS MAYOR
12. Jolie gave Sly an A- & Quinton gave Sly a B vs. Clay gave Sly an F-
KANSAS CITY VOTERS: WHEN YOU SHOP & COMPARE-YOU WILL WRITE-IN CLAY CHASTAIN FOR MAYOR!
Sincerely, Clay Chastain
You decide . . .