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Island Packet
Recent Kansas Editorialspeople who have won $5,000 or more in the lottery. These new restrictions foll
Recent Kansas Editorials
Island Packet / Posted 13 days ago
people who have won $5,000 or more in the lottery. These new restrictions follow a string of reforms the Legislature and Brownback administration have implemented over the past few years. These include reducing the lifetime benefit cap from 60... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Fact Meter: House Speaker Ray Merrick's budget claims rated 'misleading'oil and gas, agriculture, manufacturing — have been suffering. In April, an of
Fact Meter: House Speaker Ray Merrick's budget claims rated 'misleading'
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
oil and gas, agriculture, manufacturing — have been suffering. In April, an official revenue estimating group comprised of Brownback administration officials, legislative budget experts and university economists lowered the state’s gross state... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Gov. Sam Brownback signs STAR bond reform, vehicle registration fee hikeattracted to the development district and number of people drawn to the area.
Gov. Sam Brownback signs STAR bond reform, vehicle registration fee hike
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
attracted to the development district and number of people drawn to the area. In addition, House Bill 2632 authorized the Brownback administration to sell assets of the Kansas Bioscience Authority. Lawmakers anticipated the sale would contribute... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Senate vice president, who rejected budget deal citing KPERS payment delay, will not seek re-electionshepherded the budget bill through the Senate. He argued that the average KPERS
Senate vice president, who rejected budget deal citing KPERS payment delay, will not seek re-election
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
shepherded the budget bill through the Senate. He argued that the average KPERS contribution had increased under the Brownback administration. “Instead of making a $465 million payment, you’re making a $365 million payment,” Masterson... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Gov. Sam Brownback's vow to mend 'dangerous' Kansas highway now casualty of budget crisispriorities will occur on schedule unless KDOT shifts course. In the Capitol, a
Gov. Sam Brownback's vow to mend 'dangerous' Kansas highway now casualty of budget crisis
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
priorities will occur on schedule unless KDOT shifts course. In the Capitol, a bipartisan theory did emerge to suggest Brownback administration officials might adjust the schedule to assist Republican House and Senate members in tight... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Gov. Sam Brownback's vow to mend 'dangerous' Kansas highway a budget crisis casualtypriorities will occur on schedule unless KDOT shifts course. In the Capitol, a
Gov. Sam Brownback's vow to mend 'dangerous' Kansas highway a budget crisis casualty
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
priorities will occur on schedule unless KDOT shifts course. In the Capitol, a bipartisan theory did emerge to suggest Brownback administration officials might adjust the schedule to assist Republican House and Senate members in tight... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas legislators working on STAR bond reform legislationplace into state law a prohibiting transfer of retiring STAR bonds to new proje
Kansas legislators working on STAR bond reform legislation
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
place into state law a prohibiting transfer of retiring STAR bonds to new projects. This piece is directly aimed at the Brownback administration. It also would require as of Jan. 1, 2017, the Kansas Department of Commerce to intensify annual... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas House, Senate negotiators wade into list of tax reform itemsthe state of Kansas did not receive sales taxes on those goods. ALL expenses a
Kansas House, Senate negotiators wade into list of tax reform items
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
the state of Kansas did not receive sales taxes on those goods. ALL expenses and funds that are either attributable to or even remotely related to the Anderson Creek fire MUST be closely monitored for any shenanigans by the Brownback administrat... Read more
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Salon.com
Sam Brownback gutted Kansas: How America’s worst governor and an ultra-conservative ideology wrecked an entire statewith business, community and school leaders from across the state. Contrast thi
Sam Brownback gutted Kansas: How America’s worst governor and an ultra-conservative ideology wrecked an entire state
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
with business, community and school leaders from across the state. Contrast this with the ideological zealotry of the Brownback administration, their ultraconservative legislative allies and organizations like the Kansas Policy Institute... Read more
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Breitbart
Kansas Withdraws from Federal Refugee Resettlement Programfederal government’s operation of the refugee resettlement program within its b
Kansas Withdraws from Federal Refugee Resettlement Program
Breitbart / Posted a month ago
federal government’s operation of the refugee resettlement program within its boundaries on Tenth Amendment grounds, the Brownback administration has plenty of legal power capable of mounting such an effort. Kansas Secretary of State Chris... Read more

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