Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Sam Brownback News

News on Sam Brownback continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

6 hrs ago | Capital Soup

DNC Response to GOP Governors Panel in Aspen

"These governors are the poster children for how the GOP agenda has wrecked state economies and pushed states into fiscal crisis after fiscal crisis.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors, US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican

11 hrs ago | The Brad Blog

The Good Fight Continues...

"It took one hour and 57 minutes for the execution to be completed, and Wood was gasping for more than an hour and a half of that time"..."Wood, 55, gasped more than 600 times before he died"... Record wildfires burn the Pacific Northwest; June 2014 was hottest globally on record; EPA blocks Pebble Mine; CA blocks water pollution; PLUS: To cut ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Publishing, News Corporation, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Sam Brownback

12 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Flood of young immigrants could end up taxing state's education, ...

Gov. Robert Bentley on June 4, 2014, the day after he won the Republican primary for re-election as governor.

Comment?

Related Topix: Robert Bentley, US Governors, Natural Disasters, Flood, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Scott Walker

16 hrs ago | Politico

Unions put teachers on streets - for votes

This story is part of an ongoing POLITICO series on how national policy issues are affecting the 2014 midterm elections.

Comment?

Related Topix: Rick Scott, US Governors, Scott Walker, Rick Snyder, New York, Standardized Testing, Education

16 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

A Strange Political Dustup Clouds Kansas Governor's Future

Kansas's Republican Gov. Sam Brownback is locked in an unexpectedly tough re-election battle for doing exactly what he said he would do - cut taxes.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, Kansas, US Governors, Weird

16 hrs ago | National Public Radio

A Strange Political Dustup Clouds Kansas Governor's Future

Paul Davis, third from left, the presumed Democratic nominee for Kansas governor, receives the endorsements of more than 100 current and former Republican politicians on July 15, 2014, in Topeka, Kan.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, Kansas, Topeka, KS, US Governors, Weird

18 hrs ago | The Garden City Telegram

Unfit plan: Putting Medicare in compact an unhealthy move for state.

The Republicans, understandably disturbed by the radical path of state government, addressed such problems as a budget mess spurred by flawed tax policies, cuts to public schools and lagging job growth.

Comment?

Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US News, US Governors, US Politics, Sam Brownback, US Senate, Republican, Kansas, Opinion

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daily Kos

Margie Wakefield: Kansas CD-2; "One of the Best Campaigns in the Country"

People who attended Netroots Nation sat through a lot of panels regarding the role of women candidates in upcoming races.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Lynn Jenkins, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kansas, Sam Brownback, US Senate, US Governors

OttawaHerald.com

FLENTJE: Defining issue of economic recovery

The defining issue in our coming state elections is each candidate's position regarding "the path of our economic recovery."

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Haysville, KS, Wichita, KS, Opinion

The Pitch

Wyandotte County's apparent soccer development victory eluded KCMO

Sporting Kansas City CEO Robb Heineman a year ago tweeted out this version of a soccer training facility that may get built out in Wyandotte County.

Comment?

Related Topix: Kansas City, MO, US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors

The Wichita Eagle

Brownback says it again: I'm for wind energy

Gov. Sam Brownback reaffirmed his support of wind energy Wednesday and called for opponents of renewable energy standards to work out a compromise with wind energy supporters.

Comment?

Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, US Governors, US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican

The Brad Blog

'Green News Report' - July 22, 2014

In the closest election in state history, even a well-funded candidate couldn't afford to find out if he actually lost... A Rightwing caller's admission in response to Brad on a radio show in NC underscores unparalleled propaganda power of Fox 'News'... HBO's fake news show Last Week Tonight offered smarter coverage than you're likely to see ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Publishing, News Corporation, Global Warming, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Sam Brownback, North Carolina

O-R Online

A Kansas experiment gone awry

Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis once remarked that states are the “laboratories of democracy,” and if that's the case, then the lab in Kansas is being overseen by someone more akin to Victor Frankenstein than Albert Einstein, and he's created one dumb and menacing monster.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, Republican, US Governors, Barack Obama, Opinion

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Opinion Line

Vladimir Putin was sailing along having his way with the world. Then came Flight 17. One went down in flames, with the other to follow shortly.

Comment?

Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, US Politics, Barack Obama, Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, Texas, Opinion

The Pitch

Paul Davis is the quiet turtle vying to unseat hare-brained Gov. Sam Brownback

Dedrie Hawkins watches the Wyandotte County Juneteenth Parade from the folding chair she has propped up on the corner of 18th Street and Parallel Parkway.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors, US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, Wyandotte County, KS, Kansas City, KS

WIBW-TV Topeka

Governor's Staff Visits Washington, D.C. To Protect Military Installations

Lt. Governor Jeff Colyer and the Executive Director of the Governor's Military Council, John Armbrust are in Washington, D.C. advocating for Ft.

Comment?

Related Topix: Fort Riley, KS, US Governors

Washington Times

Recent Kansas editorials

When Sam Brownback returned to Kansas to take over as governor and launch his next presidential bid, he and his allies probably weren't worried about those moderate Republicans they kicked out of the Legislature.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, Kansas, US Governors, Ron Paul, US House of Representatives, Opinion

The Brad Blog

Aborted Statewide Controllers Race 'Recount' Reveals Its a Great Time to Steal a CA Election

A Rightwing caller's admission in response to Brad on a radio show in NC underscores unparalleled propaganda power of Fox 'News'... HBO's fake news show Last Week Tonight offered smarter coverage than you're likely to see anywhere else... Another Zombie Myth that just won't die gets knocked down again...for now...even as its persistence continues ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Publishing, News Corporation, Global Warming, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Sam Brownback, North Carolina

Mon Jul 21, 2014

OttawaHerald.com

Pro-life endorsements issued to incumbents, local challenger

A pro-life advocacy group has released its list of endorsements in several local races ahead of the Aug. 5 primary election.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, Representative Lynn Jenkins, US House of Representatives, Kansas, Sam Brownback, US Governors

The Capital-Journal

Editorial: Kansas should join hemp parade

Republican Jennifer Winn, the owner of a Wichita-area property management company, is running a very low-budget campaign for her party's gubernatorial nomination.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, Wichita, KS, US Governors, Marijuana, Opinion

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••