Alderman Antonio French is unhappy with the recent redistricting, claiming the district his ward is in now has more geography, but not a proportionate increase in officers.
The new law was sponsored by Alderman Shane Cohn who was leaving for California Friday to run in a marathon and says he thinks pot smoking is a bad health decision.
The decisive Democratic primary was marred by accusations of bribery and bitter racial divides.
The saga began Monday when KMOX revealed that alderman Sam Moore claims to have been offered $10,000 to keep quiet in the race.
“An individual called me on the phone… and they offered me $10,000 not to say anything, not to be a part of the race, just do nothing,” Sam Moore said.