Northeast News: Kander officially launches mayoral campaign

Mayoral hopeful Jason Kander enticed hundreds of supporters to brave inclement weather and road closures to attend his official campaign kickoff on Saturday, July 14 at the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum.

Twenty minutes after the event’s listed start time, Kander had filled the museum near capacity. If there was any doubt as to whether Kander’s swell of online support would translate into the real world, his July 14 kickoff left little doubt. Signs and t-shirts were available at the door, and the enthusiastic crowd cheered frequently during the mayoral candidate’s prepared remarks…click here to read more.