TKC BREAKING AND EXCLUSIVE NEWS!!! OUTPOURING OF SUPPORT FOR JACKSON COUNTY LEGISLATOR BISHOP JAMES TINDALL ON HIS LAST DAY IN OFFICE!!!
Today @ The Jackson County Courthouse there was an IMPORTANT an UNPRECEDENTED ceremony for Bishop James Tindall, Sr. on his last day in the Jackson County Legislature.
On Friday, TKC TIPSTERS reminded us of the controversial circumstances surrounding the departure of this Legislator but right now the most important aspect of the story is today's tribute.
To wit . . .
ALL OF THE JACKSON COUNTY LEGISLATURE AND NEARLY EVERY TOP RANKING AFRICAN-AMERICAN LEADER IN KANSAS CITY GATHERED TODAY TO CELEBRATE THE LAST DAY OF BISHOP TINDALL IN OFFICE!!!
We hear that every member of the Legislature stood to say something nice about Bishop Tindall and Legislator Denny Waits even got a bit choked up when we handed this plaque to the outgoing political powerhouse in commemoration of his years of service.
The signs in this post were carried and posted during the gathering by supporters, friends and family.
County Exec Mike Sanders offered thoughtful remarks on Bishop Tindall's work with the Legislature to shape current County law and provide more inclusive community outreach.
While there is no replacing this longstanding representative of the community . . . Today we hear can confirm that
Former Kansas City Councilman Ken Bacchus
Rev. Keith Brown
And Keith Thompson
Are up to fill the seat for the remainder of the term . . . Mr. Bacchus is the odds on favorite.
Developing . . .