KCUR Morning Newscast 1-15-08

Morning News Headlines (1 min 29 sec)

  • The Southern Christian Leadership Conference pulls its convention from Kansas City because of perceived racial insensitivity by Kansas City Mayor Mark Funkhouser.
  • Groups opposing Governor Matt Blunt are rallying in the Jefferson City today in advance of the governor's state of the state address tonight.
  • Shawnee Mission School Superintendent Marge Kaplin has taken a job in Arizona.
  • The Kansas House has a new member from the Kansas City area. Representative Jill Quigley has taken the oath of office.