On June 18, Quinton Lucas J.D. '09 was elected mayor of Kansas City, Missouri. Lucas, 34, ran on a platform focused on expanding affordable housing, improving healthcare in the community, and criminal justice reform. During his run for mayor, Lucas was endorsed by the local police department, fire department and teachers' union.
Thursday, June 27, 2019
Cornell Law News Celebrates Success Of Kansas City Mayor-Elect Quinton Lucas
Article with a wayback angle offers an outside perspective on a local election win and the latest reminder that this town remains mired in post-coital election bliss whilst a spending spree is underway at City Hall. Take a look: