The Kansas City Weekly Power Rankings
As we slouch toward the next Kansas City vote . . . Here's a glimpse of enduring hottie model Jodie Marsh strength and a peek at some of the top players displaying their influence. Take a look:
Kansas City's Anchor Man Gold Standard
A longtime hero of TKC, Phil Witt is one of the most trustworthy people in all of Kansas City when it comes to the news and he ends his career with a legacy of objective, straight forward and community-based reporting. Best of all, he stays winning and goes out at the top of his game rather than hanging on to local media glory as he looks to the next phase of his life and more family time.
Heather Hall Talks Police Money
She fought hard to find funds for police amid a salary crisis. Council Lady Heather Hall was ultimately unsuccessful but this Northland lady focusing on support for law enforcement amid KCMO politics that's mostly focused on development sets a brave example for all local elected officials.
Urban Core Development Debate Rages
Supporters of the Central City Economic Development Initiative are taking their fight to City Hall and calling out opposition on all fronts, including Council lady Alissia Canady. This tax effort is the upstart effort of the April 4th vote and could surprise local political denizens with in the final days leading up to the election.
KCPS Confronts La Migra
A groundbreaking resolution earns citywide acclaim from progressives and offers a glimpse of local resistance toward the immigration crackdown goals of Prez Trump's Administration.
Clay County GOP Targets KCMO Council
In the aftermath of the Missouri GOP Trump tidal wave . . . Local Republicans making a bold power move now have their sights set on Council spots in Kansas City Proper and they're starting by targeting Council Dude Dan Fowler.
As always, this list has been compiled according to scientific TKC polling and market research data and it's a weekly comprehensive guide to local powerful people.