Kansas state Sen. Laura Kelly is largely unknown in the Johnson-Wyandotte County area, but she has former Gov. Kathleen Sebelius behind her, which will help a lot in her bid to win the Democratic nomination for governor.
The scandal enveloping Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens over his affair and allegations of blackmail offers a reminder that electing an experienced politician who has been thoroughly vetted might not be such a bad idea.
Greg Orman, a likely independent candidate for Kansas governor, could wind up handing the 2018 race to the wildly controversial Kris Kobach, a development that would give Orman a unique place in state history.
The intense debate over the bidding process for a new KCI changed the airport debate. No longer were Kansas Citians talking about if the city needs a new terminal. Now it was a question of who should build it.
A big birthday gives you the right to say how things should be, right? Steve Kraske wants to see a downtown baseball stadium, a new name for the J.C. Nichols fountain, a strong-mayor government and more jazz lovers in Kansas City.