City of St. Louis Voters Overwhelmingly Support Retaining Critical Earnings Tax to Continue City Services

Mayor Slay Issues Statement on Yes on E

April 5, 2016 | 2 min reading time

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ST. LOUIS –With all precincts reporting, Mayor Francis Slay issued the following statement on the retention of the City's earnings tax:

"There has been a good week of news for City residents. First, NGA; now a resounding victory for Yes on E. City voters rejected a very dangerous gamble with our public safety and credit rating. The people who helped win tonight–as grassroots as you can get –are now poised to do even more great things."

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