In her first weeks on the Kansas City City Council Andrea Bough realized, "it puts you in the position of ... making a decision based upon what's good for the city as a whole." She and other fellow first-timers talk about learning how the council operates, and the urgent issues, like gun violence, that were waiting for them when they arrived.
Saturday, August 31, 2019
Meet The Weak KCMO Council
There are two people who have some influence here and one rising star working to make a name for himself . . . The rest of them wouldn't merit a second look from most voters and don't seem to be interested in doing anything but padding their flimsy résumé. Here's a more optimistic take . . .