Sunday, July 07, 2019
KANSAS CITY LAME DUCK MAYOR SLY CONFRONTS HAWAII JUNKET QUESTIONS!!!
With little to risk in the way of political reprisal, the newspaper does a nice bit of reporting buried in the editorial page.
The bill should be at least $5K but closer to $15K . . . Here's the basics that come far too late for voters to do anything about it . . .
With a month left in office, why did Mayor Sly James go to Hawaii on taxpayers’ dime?
Mayor Sly James spent last weekend at the annual meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors, in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Kansas City taxpayers paid for the trip. Aloha!
What benefit will Kansas Citians get from the mayor’s lame duck visit to Hawaii? It isn’t clear.
In a statement, the mayor’s office did not point to any specific lessons learned at the Hawaii conference. Instead, a spokeswoman referred to “useful and productive relationships” formed with other city officials at previous meetings of the U.S. Conference of Mayors.
You decide . . .