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The Star’s recommendations for Congress in the Kansas City area

U.S. House: 5th District

Democrat: Emanuel Cleaver, Kansas City’s first African-American mayor, has served in this seat since his first election in 2004. As a Democrat in a GOP-controlled House, he has been a strong voice in calling for civility from a group that appears to prefer rancor. Roberta Gough is his opponent.