Former Kansas City Mayor Speaks in Topeka

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U.S. Congressman Emanuel Cleaver spoke at the FIrst Christian Church Sunday night. He is the former mayor of Kansas City and an ordained minister. Congressman Cleaver spoke about the role faith plays in voting and gave the crowd some political insight based on his own experiences.

A mixed faith panel spoke after Congressman Cleaver's remarks. The forum featured Rabbi Debbie Stiel of Temple Beth Shalom, Reverand Corey S. Fields of First Baptist Church of Topeka and Dr. Alan Bearman, Associate Professor of History at Washburn University.