The Tim McKernan Show

Ep. 11 – Megan Green

The 15th ward Alderwoman joined Tim in studio last week shortly after proposing legislation that would decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana in St. Louis City.  Other topics of this wide-ranging conversation include: What surprised her the most about St. Louis politics What is at the root of most problems facing the city What misperceptions do people have about St. Louis NFL and MLS stadium proposals plus Scottrade renovations The problem of Aldermanic courtesy and the working relationship between the Board of Alderman and their President / The Mayor The challenge of finding financial details on some proposed bills How would a potential City and County merger work Thoughts on how protests are handled both in 2014 and today   You can follow Megan on Twitter: @MeganEllyia   Please support our sponsors: The Home Loan Expert, Ryan KelleyJames Carlton Agency (State Farm)Gateway Buick GMC   Follow the show on Twitter: @McKernanShow@tmckernan@SeaMonster590Like us on Facebook: Facebook.com/TheTimMcKernanShow   Special thanks to Story of the Year for providing our theme music.  Please rate, review, and subscribe on iTunes so more people can discover the podcast.   Feedback is always welcome:  tmckernan@insidestl.com