U.S. Sens. Claire McCaskill and Pat Roberts were joined by federal agency officials, the heads of the Missouri and Kansas National guards and agricultural experts for a conference on agricultural terrorism in Kansas City Friday.
Operatives inside Washington and out said they saw Bannon's exit as a sign that chief of staff John Kelly might be successful in bringing some order to what has been a chaotic White House prone to self-inflicted distractions that throw the entire Republican Congress off of its agenda.
Ferrelview, Mo., in the Kansas City Northland, held another contentious meeting Thursday night as the financially strapped town wrestles over plans to dismiss its police chief and local police services.
Burns & McDonnell said it could build a new $1.117 billion Kansas City International Airport with $65.2 million in average annual financing payments. It’s the latest in a competition to win the contract.
Statutory rape charges weigh against a man whose mother, as head of the Ferrelview, Mo., board of trustees, is leading an effort to oust the police chief who investigated the crime. But the town’s problems reach in many directions.