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Get Outside and Enjoy the Great Weather

Lee’s Summit is a great place to enjoy the outdoors on a bicycle especially since the City has recently added new bike friendly roads and paths
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Lee’s Summit Councilman Chris Moreno Calls On Target to Create Safety Measures for New Bathroom Policy

Recently, Lee’s Summit City Councilman Chris Moreno publicly called on Target, headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota to put in place new corporate staffing protocols and other measures to protect the safety and privacy of all customers in bathrooms and changing facilities.

This comes after Councilman Chris Moreno spoke to Target’s national government affairs team in Minneapolis, on behalf of constituents, where he asked very specific staffing and security questions in relation to their new policy.

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I cannot comment on the personnel and legal issues of the closed session meeting last night

I cannot comment on the personnel and legal issues of the closed session meeting last night
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In light of recent events I am writing to voice my disapproval of four LSR7 BOE representatives


In light of recent events I am writing to voice my disapproval of four LSR7 BOE representatives. President Harmon along with her cronies: Rutherford, Storms, and White have voted against their constituents to improve Dr. McGehee's financial standing. 
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The Evidence Of Faith’s Substance: God’s Invisible Attributes on Display - Are you paying attention?

Genesis 16:12   “The fool has said in his heart, ‘There is no God.’.”
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A Crisis of Confidence Part 2

Part 2: “You Need To Listen To Us” — Parents, Former Students and Teachers Speak Out

“Folks, we voted you in and you need to listen to us,” said Pam Henry, a former band teacher at Pleasant Lea Middle School who also formerly worked as a music coordinator for the school district. Her comments were repeatedly interrupted by boisterous applause from the overflow audience that had packed into the Stansberry Leadership Center on Thursday night, April 14th.  More comments from, Pam Henry will be included in the upcoming Part 3 of this online series.
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If you have an opinion on this…the time is now to voice your concerns.

Our LSR7 President Terri Harmon and past Vice President Chris Storms brought forth a similar ill-structured contract for board approval that would have increased Dr. McGehee’s retirement benefits far greater than what the superintendent of St. Joe had devised. The proposed contract would have reallocated funds to his base salary in an attempt to abuse the PSRS. After retirement Dr. McGehee would have likely gone from collecting approximately $216,000 per year to approximately $286,000 per year (an increase of nearly $70,000 per year for the rest of his life for no extra work).

Read:  http://kcur.org/post/former-st-joseph-superintendent-pay-back-660000#stream/0
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I would like to commend you on your coverage of the turmoil in the Lee's Summit School District

I would like to commend you on your coverage of the turmoil in the Lee's Summit School District, but this is not new news to many of us
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Congressman Cleaver Introduces Congressional Jazz Resolution

Congressman Emanuel Cleaver, II is pleased to announce the introduction of House Resolution 696 honoring the heritage of jazz in the United States
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Standing Up to Government Overreach

In my time as chairman of the Senate Ways and Means Committee, one of the most disappointing actions by our government that I’ve witnessed is the bureaucracy’s continual overreach into taxpayers’ pockets
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