Kansas City Star Endorses Congressman Cleaver

October 30th, 2020

Incumbent Rep. Emanuel Cleaver is the only choice for Missouri’s 5th District in the House of Representatives. The longtime public servant and former Kansas City mayor represents the region’s interests ably in Congress. He is rightly focused on important issues such as housing and response to the coronavirus pandemic, and he’s been a strong voice for restoring civility to our politics.

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Our Latest Radio Ads

October 29th, 2020

Listen to the latest radio ads from the Cleaver for Congress campaign.

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Video: Congressman Cleaver on his goals for 2020 and beyond

October 16th, 2020

Congressman Emanuel Cleaver, II speaks to his goals after the election on November 3rd.

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Cleaver Endorsed by Alliance for Retired Americans

October 15th, 2020

The Alliance for Retired Americans issued its endorsement of Congressman Emanuel Cleaver, II, citing his “strong commitment to ensuring that all Americans have the secure retirement they have earned.”

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Kansas City Star: Negro Leagues Baseball Museum deftly dusts itself off from pandemic knockdown pitch

September 27th, 2020

For all the plans punctured in what was to be a year-long national celebration of the founding of the Negro Leagues in Kansas City 100 years ago, infinite optimist Bob Kendrick still dared to imagine one majestic development could transcend it all. …

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Respecting RBG’s wishes

September 23rd, 2020

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a hero. A trailblazer. A fervent and devoted champion of justice, equality, and the rule of law. We lost a tiny giant when she passed away last Friday — and her loss and her legacy will be felt for generations to come.

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Kansas City Star: Kansas City gets millions for another streetcar extension, this time heading north

September 1st, 2020

Kansas City was awarded $14.2 million in federal funds to extend its streetcar line north from the River Market, the U.S. Department of Transportation told congressional offices Thursday.

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Video: A message from Congressman Cleaver to Lafayette County Democrats

July 27th, 2020

Congressman Cleaver remarks to the Lincoln County Pie Auction.

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BPC Action Applauds Cleaver for Efforts at “Making Congress Work Better”

September 11th, 2019
BPC Action, along with the “Fix Congress” coalition ran an ad in The Independence Examiner thanking Congressman Cleaver for his efforts to improve Congress on the Modernization Committee and encouraging continued great work.
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Extreme partisanship is tearing our country apart

July 16th, 2019


Extreme partisanship is tearing our country apart, and today I decided that we’ve all had more than enough.

This afternoon, I was presiding over the House floor debate on a resolution to condemn the President’s comments over the weekend. When Republicans moved to strike Speaker Pelosi’s statement that our President’s tweets were racist from the record, it was painfully obvious that they were more concerned with escalating than actually doing any real work for the American people.

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