Burns & McDonnell has made campaign contributions to every Kansas City Council member. But council members said Tuesday, May 23, 2017, that it won’t stop them from critically reviewing the airport proposal.
Joe McConnell, an Army veteran who was awarded a Bronze Star for his service in Iraq, will run for U.S. Rep. Kevin Yoder’s seat as a Democrat. McConnell will likely face off against Jay Sidie, the 2016 Democratic nominee, in a primary.
As his nonprofit organization continues to draw criticism from Missouri Republicans and Democrats, Gov. Eric Greitens on Monday spoke out in defense of hiding his donors’ identity by comparing it to the right to cast a secret ballot.
The Trump Administration wants to slash funding for the Environmental Protection Agency by nearly one-third, laying off thousands of employees while imposing drastic cuts to clean air and water programs.
A public hearing is scheduled for Tuesday, May 23, 2017, to provide more information and seek community feedback on Burns & McDonnell’s proposal to build and privately finance a new terminal at Kansas City International Airport.
The Missouri legislature returned for a special session Monday, May 22, 2017, to consider a bill aimed at luring a steel mill to southeast Missouri. But critics worry it could result in higher utility rates.
Attorneys for former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn say an "escalating public frenzy" and the appointment of a special counsel have created a legally dangerous environment for him to cooperate with congressional investigations.
The Point has been a Midtown tavern for three decades, but that use doesn’t fit what the Midtown Plaza Area Plan says belongs at that site. A rezoning request by the bar’s owner began a complicated journey.
More information will emerge on the pros and cons of Burns & McDonnell’s proposal for Kansas City International Airport, plus it will become clear how many people can vote in the streetcar expansion election.
President Donald Trump opened his first visit to Israel Monday saying he sees growing recognition among Muslim nations that they share a "common cause" with Israel in their determination to counter threats posed by Iran.