Columnist Dave Helling writes that former Missouri House Speaker John Diehl’s downfall as a result of a sexually charged relationship with an intern “was not an anomaly. … Sadly, there’s evidence contemporary politics is plagued by a reluctance to think.”
Columnist Dave Helling writes that former Missouri House Speaker John Diehl’s downfall as a result of a sexually charged relationship with an intern “was not an anomaly. … Sadly, there’s evidence contemporary politics is plagued by a reluctance to think.” File photo illustration The Kansas City Star
Columnist Dave Helling writes that former Missouri House Speaker John Diehl’s downfall as a result of a sexually charged relationship with an intern “was not an anomaly. … Sadly, there’s evidence contemporary politics is plagued by a reluctance to think.” File photo illustration The Kansas City Star

Dave Helling: Not much thought goes into politics now

May 18, 2015 03:29 PM