Barbara Shelly

October 24, 2013 12:24 PM

Hey, what’s up with you and that Jackson County research tax?

Question 1 on the Jackson County ballot Nov. 5, a request for a half-cent sales tax increase that would raise about $40 million a year for medical research, is the best chance to boost Kansas City’s identity as a hub for scientific discovery. It’s a visionary idea, and I’m proud to support it.

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