Friday, February 02, 2018
Kansas City Weekly Power Rankings Tonight
We're out of the Winter doldrums as the Kansas City discourse heats up and quite a few intense debates lie ahead. For now, here's a look at the top local power players who influenced the conversation this week . . .
Kansas City Council Lady Teresa Loar Supports The Troops As Board Chair Of The Veterans Community Project
This week more than a dozen homeless Vets now have a place to stay thanks to an innovative new housing effort. A lot of people don't know this but 2nd District Council member Teresa Loar is the Board President of the Veterans Community Project and has worked tirelessly to help he group achieve their mission. There are plans for more Vet housing on the way but this week the Council Lady deserves respect and support for her efforts in the community.
Social Justice Warriors Stay Winning As "Ban The Box" Ordinance Approved
Kansas City passed "Ban The Box" legislation mostly because of testimony from More Squared. Like it or not, the group is at the forefront of community activism and progressive local policy. This latest success is just one of many items on their 2018 agenda.
Kansas City Mayoral Candidate Phil Glynn Garners Grassroots Support
This contender claims that his efforts have widespread support among local plebs and there's no doubt that he's making an aggressive play among urban core denizens to push his upstart campaign ahead of a great many elected-officials who also have their eyes on the top office at City Hall.
And so . . .
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.