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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 yesterday
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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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Rep. Lynn Jenkins presses VA on alleged sex abuse at Leavenworth facilityWASHINGTON — Rep. Lynn Jenkins is pressing the Department of Veterans Affairs f
Rep. Lynn Jenkins presses VA on alleged sex abuse at Leavenworth facility
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — Rep. Lynn Jenkins is pressing the Department of Veterans Affairs for information over allegations of sex abuse at a Leavenworth facility as lawmakers express frustration with the pace of reform at the agency. Three lawsuits accuse a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Jenkins presses VA on alleged sex abuse at Leavenworth facilityWASHINGTON — Rep. Lynn Jenkins is pressing the Department of Veterans Affairs f
Jenkins presses VA on alleged sex abuse at Leavenworth facility
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON — Rep. Lynn Jenkins is pressing the Department of Veterans Affairs for information over allegations of sex abuse at a Leavenworth facility as lawmakers express frustration with the pace of reform at the agency. Three lawsuits accuse a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Leadership Kansas brings "who's who" of state's leaders togetherAttorney General Derek Schmidt, former Boeing and Spirit AeroSystems executive
Leadership Kansas brings "who's who" of state's leaders together
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Attorney General Derek Schmidt, former Boeing and Spirit AeroSystems executive Jeff Turner, U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran, U.S Rep. Lynn Jenkins and Shawnee County District Attorney Chad Taylor. “They’re the who’s who not because of their title. These are... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Jenkins weighs in on alleged molestation of veteransCongresswoman Lynn Jenkins is weighing in on the allegations that a former phys
Jenkins weighs in on alleged molestation of veterans
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 10 days ago
Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins is weighing in on the allegations that a former physician assistant sexually molested veterans who were seeking medical care at the Leavenworth VA facility. On Tuesday, Jenkins dent a letter to Deputy Inspector General... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Roger Marshall narrows fundraising gap with Rep. Tim Huelskampany money. Elsewhere in the state, U.S. House incumbents hold large fundraisin
Roger Marshall narrows fundraising gap with Rep. Tim Huelskamp
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
any money. Elsewhere in the state, U.S. House incumbents hold large fundraising advantages over challengers. U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins raised $289,085 in the first quarter of 2016 and has $1,274,356 on hand. Her challenger, Democrat Mike Pryor of... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
41 indicted by Hancock grand juryto delivery cocaine; transporting a controlled substance into the state; and ch
41 indicted by Hancock grand jury
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 15 days ago
to delivery cocaine; transporting a controlled substance into the state; and child neglect creating risk * Jackie Lynn Jenkins, 33, Crescent, Pa., delivery of a controlled substance, to wit: cocaine within 1,000 feet of a school,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas congressional delegation pushes for national Kelsey Smith ActYoder, a Republican, represents Overland Park. The bill is co-sponsored by thre
Kansas congressional delegation pushes for national Kelsey Smith Act
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Yoder, a Republican, represents Overland Park. The bill is 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. “What happened to... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Defense: GOP bills would restrict Gitmo tranfers; Biden returning to West Pointfacility are rolling in from Congress, with two more coming in the last two day
Overnight Defense: GOP bills would restrict Gitmo tranfers; Biden returning to West Point
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
facility are rolling in from Congress, with two more coming in the last two days. ADVERTISEMENT First up, on Monday, Rep. Lynn Jenkins introduced a bill that would halt transfers to foreign countries until Sept. 30, 2017. The bill would also make... Read more
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The Hill
House GOP bill would freeze Gitmo transfersto the United States. “Reports indicate a terrifying number of released prison
House GOP bill would freeze Gitmo transfers
The Hill / Posted 18 days ago
to the United States. “Reports indicate a terrifying number of released prisoners returning to the battlefield,” Rep. Lynn Jenkins (R-Kan.) said in written statement. “There can be no justification for releasing militants who could potentially... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Rejecting DoL Concessions, Republicans Vow to Roll Back Ruleissued similar sentiments and called on her colleagues to "to stop this ill-adv
Rejecting DoL Concessions, Republicans Vow to Roll Back Rule
Financial Planning.com / Posted 23 days ago
issued similar sentiments and called on her colleagues to "to stop this ill-advised rule." Other Republicans such as Rep. Lynn Jenkins of Kansas took to social media to show their disapproval of the Labor Department's efforts. "The #FiduciaryRule... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Officials break ground for $30 million Topeka levee rehabilitation projectabout the three-year, $30 million project to rehabilitate the city’s aging Kans
Officials break ground for $30 million Topeka levee rehabilitation project
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
about the three-year, $30 million project to rehabilitate the city’s aging Kansas River levee system. Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins, Topeka Mayor Larry Wolgast, Topeka City Council members Karen Hiller and Jonathan Schumm and Shawnee County... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Jenkins tours New Hope facilityPITTSBURG — U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins couldn’t pass up the opportunity to tour New
Jenkins tours New Hope facility
The Morning Sun / Posted 1 months ago
PITTSBURG — U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins couldn’t pass up the opportunity to tour New Hope after meeting John Lair and Chevi Peters in Washington D.C. earlier this year.“I was out in Washington in early March and extended the offer, and she said she’d love... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Rep. Lynn Jenkins bill would drop 250K people from health care coverage, save $61 billionLegislation introduced by U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins would cause as many as 250,000
Rep. Lynn Jenkins bill would drop 250K people from health care coverage, save $61 billion
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
Legislation introduced by U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins would cause as many as 250,000 people to lose health insurance coverage and would save the federal government $61 billion, according to the Congressional Budget Office. Under the Affordable Care Act,... Read more

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