Democratic Topeka Mayor Michelle De La Isla on Tuesday lashed out at Republican congressional rival Jake LaTurner for campaign rhetoric that casts her as a radical who wants to defund the police.
With two weeks left before the general election, the 2nd District congressional hopeful called a news conference Tuesday where she criticized the Republican treasurer for crafting an ad campaign aimed at undermining her credibility on law enforcement.
"I would be damned if I let my daughters watch somebody lie about me and me sit down and take it because it is the proper thing to do in politics . . .