The chairman of the Riley County Commissioners suggested this week that the global coronavirus pandemic is not a problem locally because unlike in Italy, there are not a lot of Chinese people living in central Kansas, according to two other officials who attended the meeting Wednesday night.
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Kansas City Star Attacks Rural Politico Over Chinese Population Comment. Response: "I didn't necessarily say it like that."
The days of the newspaper influencing KCMO politics are over, and so they're taken to hassling small time elected officials for simply mimiking the rhetoric of Prez Trump. What's worse is that the response is buried because it brings up some uncomfortable facts that MSM has kept quiet. Checkit: