TKC EXCLUSIVE AND BREAKING NEWS!!! FIGHT PREVIEW IN THE 4TH: THE RETURN OF KANSAS CITY 'GIRL POWER' TO CITY HALL!!!
Journey with with TKC just a few years back in Kansas City politics and remember a so-called "renaissance" of female elected officials on the City Council.
The aftermath of this epoch of "Girl Power" on the 29th floor: Former Mayor Funkhouser was DESTROYED by his own incompetence and because his wife was kinda nasty, didn't seem to like wearing shoes to the office and because the ladies on the Council united against her.
And now . . .
BEHIND THE SCENES KICK-ASS TKC TIPSTERS TELL US THAT KEEPING FEMININE CONTROL OF THE 4TH DISTRICT IS NOW AN ELECTION TALKING POINT!!!
Allegedly, this bit of girl power is being talked up by Council Lady Jan Marcason herself . . . For those close enough to her to move beyond polite potato salad recipe trading.
Here's the word . . .
"Talk to Jan. She has nothing but good things to say about Jolie and she won't just hint about "supporting women in leadership" which is just her public code language calling on all women to vote for Jolie."
Now, we must stipulate that upcoming 4th district Council Challenger MO State Sen. Jolie Justus has a great many legislative accomplishments on her own merits and doesn't need to stoop to mere identity politics. Sadly, we can't really think of anything she has accomplished.
Nevertheless . . . The real news here is that a divisive debate is already starting in a City Council race that's just a bit more than a year away but already getting nasty.
Developing . . .