Kansas City Public Radio Voting Guide: Will Elections Defund Police?!?!

This one is worth a click given that the pretty words whispered so softly employ smarty-pants subtext in order to pose a terrifying question about the future of this town in the midst of a historic homicide surge.

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"Some of the races, while non-partisan, include candidates with very different political views and supporters. The current council has frequently seen clashes between members representing the Northland versus south of the river. Some members have prioritized public safety and police funding while others give higher priority to police reform and economic justice."

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Kansas City election guide: What voters should know about the June 2023 ballot

Kansas City is headed back to the polls on June 20. The new City Council needs to address an urgent need for more affordable housing, recent spikes in violent crime, economic development and neighborhood livability issues like trash services, infrastructure and short-term rentals.