Northeast Newscast Episode 59 – a sitdown w/ KCMO Councilwoman and 2019 mayoral candidate Alissia Canady

5th District Councilwoman and 2019 KCMO mayoral candidate Alissia Canady.

By Paul Thompson

Northeast News

This week on Kansas City’s Northeast Newscast, managing editor Paul Thompson talks with 5th District Councilwoman and 2019 mayoral candidate Alissia Canady about attending Northeast High School, her accomplishments on the Neighborhoods and Public Safety committee, why incentive reform is an issue that resonates with her, how she would work to curb gun violence in Kansas City if elected Mayor, and how the KCMO City Council continues to function despite the its collective mayoral ambitions.

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