Saturday, July 11, 2020
RAYTOWN MAYOR PRO TEM BONNAYE MIMS SUFFERS ETHICS SMACKDOWN!!!
Bonnaye Mims represents Ward 5 in Raytown and she also serves as Mayor Pro Tem.
Like every politico, she has an equal number of fans and detractors. Here at TKC we need to focus on the facts.
MISSOURI ETHICS RECENTLY LEVELED AN EPIC SMACKDOWN AGAINST MS. MIMS AND HER CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE!!!
Thanks to our blog community, we were directed to the case that's documented in great detail by the Missouri Ethics Commission.
Here's a link to the consent order detailing $4,207 worth of fines with an additional $16K at risk if there's probable cause for any similar campaign finances snafus.
Most of the ethics violations focus on sloppy bookkeeping and neglectful accounting of campaign funds. However, Ms. Mims is a powerful force in both Raytown and South Kansas City politics, the ethics crackdown deserves attention from local media which has so far neglected the story.
Developing . . .