Protesters and vandals sparked this conversation that the Legislature wisely sent to the ballot despite the protestations of the County Executive.
Here's the decision confronting the electorate . . .
Question 2: “Shall Jackson County, Missouri, remove the statues of Andrew Jackson now located outside the Jackson County Courthouse and the Historic Truman Courthouse in Independence?”
Accordingly, check the local news take on the topic wherein early voters consider the impact of removing the mostly meaningless monument to a long forgotten racist butcher . . .
As always, TKC almost never tells people how to vote and (SURPRISE!!!) the decision is unlikely to improve local race relations either way.
Developing . . .