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SB 678 Looks to Increase Police Funding

Senate Bill 678, sponsored by State Senator Tony Luetkemeyer, looks to raise the minimum amount of funding from general revenue toward the Kansas City Board of Police to 25 percent. The current law is 20 percent. Shelbina State Senator Cindy O’Laughlin outlined what led to the bill…

O’Laughlin supports the measure…

Kansas City is the only city in the state with a mandatory minimum for police spending.



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