Yes on Prop E
Aired April 01, 2011
You heard the sonorous announcer: On Tuesday, April 5th, City voters will have the chance to vote to keep the earnings tax. Based on the trends of recent local elections in St. Louis and across the country, it seems most likely that many St. Louis voters who have that chance will not show up at the polls, either because they think the outcome is not important or that the outcome is not in doubt.
Either case would be unfortunate.
Jeff Rainford is the chief of staff for St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay.