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The Topeka Capital-Journal
VA addressing enrollment backlog; more than half of applications deniedare more than 400,000 veterans’ health care enrollments pending before the Depa
VA addressing enrollment backlog; more than half of applications denied
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
are more than 400,000 veterans’ health care enrollments pending before the Department of Veterans Affairs,” said U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins. “Those prolonged wait times endanger our veterans’ well-being. The VA must do better. We need a transparent VA... Read more
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FOX News
Parents of murdered teen vow to pass namesake bill after House setbackthe bill's sponsor who represents Overland Park, where Smith was from. Three ot
Parents of murdered teen vow to pass namesake bill after House setback
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
the bill's sponsor who represents Overland Park, where Smith was from. Three other House members -- Republican U.S. Reps. Lynn Jenkins and Mike Pompeo, of Kansas, and U.S. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver, a Democrat from Missouri -- are co-sponsors. Yoder... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas congressional delegation wrestles with White House over Zika-fighting fundsmembers from Kansas, all of whom are Republicans, voted in favor of the bill.
Kansas congressional delegation wrestles with White House over Zika-fighting funds
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
members from Kansas, all of whom are Republicans, voted in favor of the bill. Michael Byerly, a spokesman for U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins, said the congresswoman could support appropriating more money as the Senate and House work to find a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Fresh lawsuit alleges sexual misconduct by former Leavenworth VA worker; suits filed against man up to 7his criminal case is resolved. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs respond
Fresh lawsuit alleges sexual misconduct by former Leavenworth VA worker; suits filed against man up to 7
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
his criminal case is resolved. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs responded earlier this month to a letter from Rep. Lynn Jenkins about Wisner. Jenkins questioned how the VA could have allowed Wisner to work at the Leavenworth VA Medical... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
U.S. House votes down Kelsey Smith Act over privacy concernsby Yoder, a Republican who represents Overland Park, and co-sponsored by three
U.S. House votes down Kelsey Smith Act over privacy concerns
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
by Yoder, a Republican who represents Overland Park, and co-sponsored by three other House members: Republican U.S. Reps. Lynn Jenkins and Mike Pompeo, of Kansas, and U.S. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver, a Democrat from Kansas City, Mo. A Senate version of... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Different shades of Democrat color candidates challenging Rep. Lynn Jenkinsthe problem of poverty. Pryor and Potter are seeking their party’s nomination
Different shades of Democrat color candidates challenging Rep. Lynn Jenkins
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
the problem of poverty. Pryor and Potter are seeking their party’s nomination in the Aug. 2 primary to challenge U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins, a Republican who has represented the state’s 2nd Congressional District since 2009. Whereas Potter favors... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Hancock County ArrestsChester: Breaking and entering of auto, possession of stolen property, public i
Hancock County Arrests
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 15 days ago
Chester: Breaking and entering of auto, possession of stolen property, public intoxication, petit larceny; May 10. Jackie Lynn Jenkins, 33, of Crescent, Pa.: Delivery of a controlled substance (cocaine) within 1,000 feet of a school, conspiracy to... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas Congressional lawmakers pleased with Speaker Paul Ryan six months inpointed to a desire to tackle the national debt and the need to control governm
Kansas Congressional lawmakers pleased with Speaker Paul Ryan six months in
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
pointed to a desire to tackle the national debt and the need to control government spending. Unlike Huelskamp, Rep. Lynn Jenkins had been allied with Boehner. Jenkins is in House GOP leadership and Boehner had even come to Topeka to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Effort to list lesser prairie chicken as threatened is droppedwas vacated by the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas. Mora
Effort to list lesser prairie chicken as threatened is dropped
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
was vacated by the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas. Moran, Sen. Pat Roberts and Reps. Mike Pompeo, Lynn Jenkins and Kevin Yoder, all Kansas Republicans, had fought the listing of the bird because of the impact on farmers,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Rep. Lynn Jenkins files for re-election against two Democratic opponentsU.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins has filed for re-election to a fifth term in Congress.
Rep. Lynn Jenkins files for re-election against two Democratic opponents
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins has filed for re-election to a fifth term in Congress. Jenkins, a Republican, has represented the state’s 2nd congressional district since being elected in 2008. She is the longest-serving of the state’s four current U.S.... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Donald Trump draws cautious approach from Kansas congressional delegationand mostly politics is about voters choosing between one candidate and another
Donald Trump draws cautious approach from Kansas congressional delegation
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
and mostly politics is about voters choosing between one candidate and another in a general election,” Moran said. Rep. Lynn Jenkins, a Republican representing Topeka and much of eastern Kansas, did not directly say whether she would be... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Leavenworth VA fighting sexual abuse lawsuits from multiple victimsAmerican people should be outraged. We need answers. We need to make sure this
Leavenworth VA fighting sexual abuse lawsuits from multiple victims
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 26 days ago
American people should be outraged. We need answers. We need to make sure this doesn’t happen again,” said Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins. Even if they didn’t know about the alleged actions by former VA physician assistant Mark Wisner, Attorney... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Leavenworth VA fighting abuse lawsuits from at least eight victimsAmerican people should be outraged. We need answers. We need to make sure this
Leavenworth VA fighting abuse lawsuits from at least eight victims
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 26 days ago
American people should be outraged. We need answers. We need to make sure this doesn’t happen again,” said Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins. Even if they didn’t know about the alleged actions by former VA physician assistant Mark Wisner, Attorney... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Leavenworth county attorney: Pentagon 'has had no communication with us'the terrorists where they are. Do not bring them to my home.” Todd Thompson's
Leavenworth county attorney: Pentagon 'has had no communication with us'
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted a month ago
the terrorists where they are. Do not bring them to my home.” Todd Thompson's invitation to testify came from U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins, a Republican who represents Leavenworth and critic of plans to close Guantanamo Bay. "His insightful testimony... Read more

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