Overland Park Property Tax Hike Slap Fight Turns Personal

As the cost of living gets increasingly more expensive in the Golden Ghetto . . . We notice that tempers flare just a bit more easily.

Credit to this note for describing some of the delicious interpersonal beef . . .

"Dave Trabert, who directs the Koch-influenced Kansas Policy Institute, lashed out at city and county government officials for allegedly lying to constituents about the reality of property tax increases. He criticized statements by an Overland Park City Council member, which drew passionate rebuttals from state legislators."

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Kansas Policy Institute lobbyist accuses local officials of dishonestly framing property tax hikes * Kansas Reflector

Kansas think tank lobbyist's disparaging remarks about an Overland Park City Council member amid debate on a state tax bill evokes spirited response.