In a Facebook Live broadcast Oct. 25, 2017, Star Editorial Board members talked with incumbent Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, Kan. Mayor Mark Holland and challenger David Alvey, a dean at Rockhurst High School and member of the Board of Public Utilities. In this clip, the candidates respond to a question about the future of Unified Government property taxes.
Former presidential candidate Howard Dean joined The Star's editorial board members Colleen Nelson and Dave Helling on Facebook Live. Dean talked about the future of American political parties and the mobilization of young people.
Star Editorial Board members talked with Kansas House Minority Leader Jim Ward, a former Sedgwick County assistant district attorney and Wichita city council member, on Facebook Live Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. In this clip, Ward described himself as a fighter for Kansas and discussed the different roles of a state House leader and the governor’s office.
"Just go out and make your argument and tell people why you believe what you believe." - Missouri 2016 U.S. Senate candidate Jason Kander speaks to Melinda Henneberger at the Democratic Party's "Winning Back the Heartland" seminar Oct. 13.