Friday, October 25, 2019
Kansas City Weekly Power Rankings
Quick look at the news that powers the nation . . .
CNBC: Trump talks criminal justice reform at historically black college days after comparing impeachment fight to a ‘lynching’
Politico: Inside the Summit for Trump-Loving Young Black Conservatives
Fox News: Newt Gingrich: Pathetic Trump impeachment inquiry is falling apart – What are Pelosi and Dems afraid of?
Reuters: Judge validates Trump impeachment inquiry, orders Mueller document release
Hill: Trump dismisses need for impeachment team: 'I'm the team'
Politico: White House seeks a communications guru to fight Trump impeachment
538: Do Americans Support Impeaching Trump?
Closer to home, here are the local power moves that mattered this week . . .
Kansas City Weed Activists Spark More Marijuana Debate
Tempers were blazing at City Hall this week but everybody kept their cool and locals now realize that the future of the weed game will be a major issue in the 2020 election with a great deal of local implications.
Jackson County Board of Equalization Starts Bargaining
EXCEPTIONAL reporting from KCTV5 reveals the BOE about to make county life just a bit more interesting as the property tax debate reaches the tipping point as JaxCo waits for bills.
Home Owners Against Tiny Lots Earn HUGE Progress With Help From Mayor Quinton Lucas
A zoning win and Mayor Quinton Lucas LIVES UP TO THE HYPE AND SIDES WITH NEIGHBORHOODS OVER DEVELOPERS as a controversial ordinance is now stalled.
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, trends and our times.