City of Fulton Issues Resolution Endorsing Proposition A

City of Fulton Issues Resolution Endorsing Proposition A

Civic Group “Saint Louis is a World Class City” Encourages a YES Vote on Prop A!

Civic Group “Saint Louis is a World Class City” Encourages a YES Vote on Prop A!

Dear STL-World Class City Dwellers:

We have long believed that Saint Louis is a World Class City. Our magnificent cultural resources, our top-notch universities, and our beautiful parks make Saint Louis what it is today: a thriving community that we are proud to call home.

Because we love Saint Louis,  we are realistic about the issues that hold us back. One such issue is the fact that Saint Louis City does not control its own police department.  In fact, our city is only one of two cities …

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Committee for County Progress Endorses Prop A

Committee for County Progress Endorses Prop A

Statement from Mary Jane Judy, President, Committee for County Progress

“This week, the Committee for County Progress (CCP), Jackson County’s largest Democratic political organization, endorsed Proposition A. Prop A, also known as the Local Control Initiative, will appear on the November 6 ballot.

“Proposition A allows the City of St. Louis to regain local control of its police department. In 2010, on a nonbinding referendum, nearly 70% of St. Louis voters voted in favor of local control.

“The CCP understands the importance of local control. Through the …

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Proposition A Ballot Language

Proposition A Ballot Language

2012 Initiative Petitions
Approved for Circulation in Missouri
Statutory Amendment to RSMo Chapters 83, 84, 86 and 105, Relating to Municipal Police Force, Version 7
2012-88

Be it enacted by the people of the State of Missouri as follows:

Sections 84.010 and 84.220 are repealed, Sections 86.200, 86.213, and 105.726 are amended, and seven new sections are enacted, to be known as Sections 84.341, 84.342, 84.343, 84.344, 84.345, 84.346, and 84.347, to read as follows:

 

84.341. No elected or appointed official of the state or any political subdivision thereof shall act …

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Missouri AFL-CIO Endorses Proposition A

Missouri AFL-CIO Endorses Proposition A

At its state convention, the Missouri AFL-CIO endorsed Proposition A, the Local Control Initiative, which will appear on the November 6 ballot. If Proposition A passes, it will return control of the St. Louis police department back to the people and the City of St. Louis.

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Kansas City Mayor James Endorses Proposition A

Kansas City Mayor James Endorses Proposition A

MAJOR MILESTONES FOR PROP A CAMPAIGN

MAJOR MILESTONES FOR PROP A CAMPAIGN

Today marked two key milestones for Proposition A, the Local Control Initiative. The Missouri Court of Appeals – Western District affirmed the fairness and sufficiency of Proposition A’s ballot language, thereby upholding an earlier decision…

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