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Government & Politics

People’s Climate Movement spurns President Trump amid KC’s rain, thunder and wind

Local organizers lead about 200 through the Country Club Plaza at noon despite the weather. The march lead to a rally inside Unity Temple where speakers addressed not only climate justice but also social and economic issues that they said unit their causes.

Government & Politics

Longest serving KC City Hall employee retires

Carlos Valenciano, the longest serving employee at City Hall in Kansas City, is retiring after more than 53 years of continuous service. It’s even more impressive in that he worked in information technology all that time, so he has witnessed a lifetime of changes in the computer and IT world.

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Kansas City takes on Trump over climate change

Kansas City area residents made President Donald Trump a focus of their People's Climate Movement rally and march.
Mark Davis The Kansas City Star
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Kansas City takes on Trump over climate change

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Trump to NRA: ‘I will never ever let you down’

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White House unveils President Trump’s tax reform plan

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New agriculture secretary touts Trump's deal-making

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