Guv Parson: “Every day, we ought to be focusing on how we can do better,” Parson said. “I think you see Kansas City taking a look at that. I know this week, they were talking about that, which is good. We need to have that discussion.”
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Gov. Mike Parson spoke out on the shooting of Jacob Blake this week in Kenosha, Wisconsin, both commending efforts to reform policing and condemning violent protests. A police officer shot Blake, a 29-year-old Black man, seven times in the back as Blake reached inside of his SUV on Aug.