Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Sam Brownback News

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

5 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

Gov. regrets relations with teachers

Gov. Sam Brownback, running for re-election and under fire about school funding and policies, said he regrets the adversarial relationship with teachers.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Sam Brownback, Wichita, KS, Education Etc.

9 hrs ago | Evening Sun

Famous barbecue restaurant dropping Oklahoma name

The nationally recognized Oklahoma Joe's Bar-B-Que restaurant in Kansas City, Kansas, plans to change its name by the end of the year to reflect that it hasn't had any connection to Oklahoma for 17 years, the co-owner of the business said.

Comment?

Related Topix: Oklahoma, Life, Food, Bar-B-Q, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Barack Obama, Chris Christie, US Governors, Sam Brownback

10 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

Governor's woes may be hurting GOP senator in Kansas

While Gov. Sam Brownback faces a tough re-election campaign that's drawn national attention, Sen. Pat Roberts has also had trouble in the traditionally red state.

Comment?

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

15 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Changes in rates create opportunity for campaigns to debate definition of tax increase

If the state freezes income tax rates instead of allowing them to drop again in 2016 as scheduled, would that be a tax increase? When the state lowered a temporary sales tax last year - but not as much as originally promised - was that a tax increase? The semantic debate come after Paul Davis, the Democratic candidate for governor, proposed ... (more)

Comment?

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

18 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Reduce state sales-tax exemptions

Kansas Secretary of Revenue Nick Jordan is correct that the state's system for granting sales-tax exemptions to charities is too political.

Comment?

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

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Opinion Line Extra

I never liked "The Wizard of Oz" either. When I was a child I would watch it because I felt like I was supposed to like it, but I didn't.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Nancy Pelosi, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, Sam Brownback, Barack Obama, Opinion

Daily Kos

What's right with Kansas Democrats

Let's call this a trend now: Democrats are turning around the narrative on Obamacare, and talking about it's benefits, even in places like Alaska and Louisiana and Arkansas .

Comment?

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

Tony's Kansas City

Must Read!!! Jack Cashill Myth-Busts Kansas Tax Cut Media Hateration

In his latest column for Ingram's Conservative columnist Jack Cashill tells the story of a Kansas City IT firm that skipped across the State Line to the Sunflower State thanks to Gov. Sam Brownback's income tax cuts.

Comment?

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

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Letter: Vote conservative

Gov. Sam Brownback is making a strong effort to lower taxes for all Kansans in order to grow the state's economy.

Comment?

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

The Wichita Eagle

Poll: Davis leads Brownback in close race for Kansas governor

Paul Davis holds an 8-point advantage over Gov. Sam Brownback in a newly released poll, but the Democrat's support among Republican voters appears to be dropping.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, US Governors, Sam Brownback, Wichita, KS

Switched

Democrats Could, Ironically, Hold The Senate If One Of Their Candidates Drops Out

Political chatter has increased in the wake of a recent Public Policy Poll that shows independent Senate candidate and businessman Greg Orman leading Sen. Pat Roberts by 10 percentage points in a head-to-head matchup.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Pat Roberts, Representative Tim Huelskamp, Kansas, 2012 Presidential Election

The Gardner News and The Spring Hill ...

Governor outlines steps to challenge federal labor rule

Gov. Sam Brownback last week met with the elderly and individuals with disabilities to outline actions he is taking to challenge a new federal Department of Labor rule that will compromise the state's system of providing their in-home care and services.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Sam Brownback, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Law, Employment / Labor Law, Kansas, Healthcare Law

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Opinion Line

As treacherous as the murder of James Foley was, at least it should wake up the world to what a group of barbarians ISIS is.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Sam Brownback, Kansas, Westar Energy, Energy, Opinion

OttawaHerald.com

Commission narrows judge decision to two

Brandon Jones, an Ottawa resident and county attorney for Anderson and Osage counties, is one of two district court judge candidates whose names have been forwarded by the 4th Judicial District Nominating Commission to Gov. Sam Brownback.

Comment?

Related Topix: Ottawa, KS, Anderson County, KS, Osage County, KS, US Governors, Sam Brownback, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Coffey County, KS

The Capital-Journal

Brownback: Education to be a focus in next term

Gov. Sam Brownback applied pressure to Kansas high school students Monday by declaring more among them must be accepted to college, join the military or earn an industry-recognized technical training certificate in four years.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Sam Brownback, Education Etc., Topeka, KS

KMBC-TV

Brownback touts education spending on campaign stop

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback focused on education during a campaign swing through Johnson County, saying that education spending is currently at a record high in Kansas.

Comment?

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

Crooks and Liars

TX Police Won't Apologize For Terrifying Mom And Four Kids At Gunpoint

When all officers hear is "black" in a suspect descriptiona They pull over a car full of kids and their mom whose car doesn't even match the description - then hold them at gun point.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, Haley Barbour, US Governors, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Sam Brownback, Liberal Political News

Washington Times

Republican Governors Association ad rips Paul Davis in Kansas race

The Republican Governors Association is going to bat for Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback by tearing down his opponent, Democrat Paul Davis, in a new television ad .

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Sam Brownback, TV Advertising, Chris Christie

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Kansas views on Brownbacka s jobs goal, preschool politics, right to know, money in college athletics

Jobs goal - Here's the hype from Gov. Sam Brownback: He recently announced a goal to help create 100,000 private-sector jobs over a new four-year term if he's re-elected this fall.

1 comment

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Kansas, US Governors, Sam Brownback, Parsons, KS, Labette County, KS, Opinion

Daily Kos

Kansas Democrats & Candidates Gather in Wichita, Pass Progressive Platform

For Kansas Democrats, DemoFest is a gathering that brings together both party insiders and the activists within the rank and file of the Democratic party.

Comment?

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

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••