This is a quickie photo TKC took last Fall of a mural at near Gillham Rd & E 31st St. crowdfunded by hundreds of local Bernie Bros.
As of this writing, there's no visible sign of dedication to the former Veep other than an early endorsement by Congressman Cleaver.
Biden is an easy choice for any Kansas City Democratic denizen over 45. The problem: NEXTGEN activists and some of the most outspoken, thoughtful and energetic progressives in Kansas City have been supporting Bernie for years.
Not that it really matters, in the 2020 Presidential election both Missouri & Kansas will likely go to Prez Trump.
However, in terms of fundraising and overall campaign enthusiasm. Kansas City support for a presidential candidate remains important. And, again, we simply don't see the local love for the former Veep just yet.
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2020 Slap Fight
Looks like President Trump was right to be scared of Joe Biden. I didn't think the former vice president could pull it off, especially after his weak showings in Iowa, New Hampshire and Nevada. When I saw Biden in Iowa last month, he didn't inspire confidence.
With a sweep of the south and key victories in Minnesota and Massachusetts, the media narrative today will be all about how Joe Biden is the comeback kid, back from the dead, risen like a Phoenix from the ashes. That sort of thing. It's the kind of story the media loves.
Bernie Bros Against The Democratic Party Once Again
On Monday, two things became clear:
Developing . . .