Friday, November 15, 2019
Kansas City Weekly Power Rankings
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And so . . . For our late night readers we offer a quick guide to the important cowtown power moves this week.
Kansas City LGBT Community Winning Against Pseudoscience
The local conversion therapy ban for minors has garnered news across the nation and offers a glimpse of progressives now advancing their agenda to protect youngsters from old school religious traditions. The move was widely celebrated and might inspire nearby cities to draft similar legislation.
Developers Continue To Dominate The Downtown Kansas City Discourse
Downtown office space "Strata" winning backing from City Hall ENFORCES THE DEVELOPER FOCUSES STATUS QUO FOR DOWNTOWN KANSAS CITY. The deal isn't pretty and the debate was downright contentious but in the end the developers won the day and continue their reign as the prime mover in local politics.
Council Lady Katheryn Shields Forges Big Money Coalition
Ia the most important vote of the year, Council Lady Shields demonstrated her power to whip up votes to her advantage and play politics better than almost anybody at 12th & Oak. Her influence shouldn't be doubted or discounted as the Strata controversy demonstrates the ability of the Council lady to work with big biz and push through corporate welfare despite social justice and community activist outcry.
And so . . .
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, trends and our times.