Monday, October 09, 2006

Moments after censure, council voices confidence in mayor

Less than 15 minutes after approving a resolution of censure for ethics violations for Mayor Jon Tupper, the Joplin City Council gave Tupper a vote of confidence by a 7-0 margin with two abstentions, Tupper and Councilman Jim West.


Anonymous said...

So the vote of censure was meaningless? Typical Joplin good ol' boy.

Anonymous said...

Tupper's unofficial reaction to the Memorial gun incident: "Whew, at least my censure won't be the big story of the day!"