Author

Kathy Downing

Kathy Downing

Kathy Downing is a mother of two and lives in the Kansas City metro area. She is a Wichita State University graduate and has spent two decades working in natural foods retail management. She serves on the state coordinating committee for the Kansas Poor People's Campaign.

OPINION

Kansas leaders who blame poor people for their poverty are promoting a false moral narrative

By: - March 30, 2021

The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Kathy Downing serves on the state coordinating committee for the Kansas Poor People’s Campaign. My youngest is now 9, but my memories of his baby and […]