Thursday, May 28, 2020
Kansas City Mayor New Announces 50% Coronavirus Plan & More Cash For Testing
The quote of the day from Mayor Quinton Lucas, after he removed his mask . . .
"I thank my friends on the Clay County, Missouri Government Commission for ensuring Kansas City will receive and today beginning its issuance of $11.6 million in federal CARES Act funds to Kansas City to help fund COVID testing in the Northland and to support our first responders."
To his credit, the Mayor noted the local progress in preventing more coronavirus deaths vs. other similar sized cities which have seen more infections and fatalities amid the pandemic.
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Developing . . .