This debate at the state level should be interesting IF ONLY because KCMO is cutting the budget across the board.
Real talk . . . It's unlikely this one will pass BUT it's a sign that Jeff City continues to flex on both KC and STL amid an ongoing cultural shift in perceptions of public safety.
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Missouri lawmakers targeted the "defund the police" movement backed by racial justice advocates Friday, passing legislation that would allow people to sue cities that cut funding for police by more than a certain amount.