TKC isn't merely one of many local residents who think that Kansas City should resist following down the same path as STL . . . Even if our local political elite want to take us in that direction.
We can see the allure . . . Here's a politically correct power move that would make any Midwestern leader jealous . . .
$10 Billion Proposal From Rep. Bush Would Move Crisis Response To New Agency Staffed By Social Workers
Congresswoman Cori Bush's new bill is called the People's Response Act. It's a $10 billion package aimed at putting community organizations, social workers and nurses on the front lines of the nation's mental health crisis - and scaling back the role of law enforcement. She explains why.
However, more importantly, check this slice of life that offers a more important view at street level . . .
Robbery took place in Dutchtown neighborhood early Friday ST. LOUIS - Police are looking for a man in his late 20s or early 30s who struck a 56-year-old man in the face, knocked him down, punched and choked him while he was on the ground, then robbed him.
Developing . . .