Jeff on the Issues
I believe health care needs more competition. In other sectors of business, competition improves quality and efficiency, spurs innovation, and drives down costs. Health care should be no exception.
Wearing a mask should not be mandated by the government. It is an individual’s choice to wear or not wear a mask.
Do you support policies that would permit males and females to share the same public restrooms, locker rooms, and showers, based on their self-identified gender instead of their natural born gender?
If faced with a budget deficit, would you support or oppose cutting spending rather than increasing taxes?
Support cutting spending or find more efficient ways to spend the money.
Spend the money according to what the needs are for the city at the time the money is given to us. Form a committee of citizens and business leaders to come up with an action plan to spend the money wisely.
Comparing the two city’s are like apples and oranges. Kansas City has approximately 500,000 people and St. Joseph has approximately 70,000. I would like to see St. Joseph have more economic growth like Kansas City but still have that small-town feel. St. Joseph should not follow everything that Kansas City does, we should make decisions on what it best for our city.
Merrick Garland stated that the greatest threat comes from racially or ethnically motivated violence, “specifically those who advocated for the superiority of the white race”. Do you agree or disagree?
I cannot answer this question due to the way it was asked. Your question is just a portion of the statement that Merrick Garland had stated. “In the FBI’s view, the top domestic violent extremist threat comes from racially or ethnically motivates violent extremists, specifically those who advocated for the superiority of the white race,” Attorney General Merrick Garland said in a speech on Tuesday, June 15th 2021 (1)
Are there circumstances where the city council can restrict the church from assembling? If so, under which circumstances?
- the Grio (thegrio.com) AG Merrick Garland: ‘top domestic violent extremist threat’ is white supremacy article written by Associated Press