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  1. Newt Gingrich to speak April 16 at Fort Hays StateRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... Sebelius, a former six-term Congressman from the 1st District and the father-in-law of former Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius.

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  2. Seven most surprising moves this legislative sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... schools' current budgets a day later. The governor's decision to undo a protection put in place by Gov. Kathleen Sebelius for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender state workers gained national attention and caught lawmakers off guard. House ...

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  3. Whatever happened To...Kansas?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Examiner.com

    ... a protection clause for LGBT state employees which was signed into law by former Democratic Governor Kathleen Sebelius. Brownback's "experiment" on Kansas has cost the state two recent reductions in its credit rating, and placed the state in the ...

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  4. Recent Kansas EditorialsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Washington Times

    In Tuesday's Salina Journal, reporter Erin Mathews had a story about a local gay couple who, after twice being denied, were granted a marriage license from Saline County District Court. In Wednesday's edition, we carried the story about how Gov. Sam Brownback rescinded an executive order issued in 2007 by Gov. Kathleen Sebelius that granted job protection to state employees based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

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  5. Here are the issues, now you get to be the final judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Lowell Sun

    ... of the Senate, has overturned an 8-year-old executive order implemented by Democrat and former Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius that mandated gay or lesbian state workers be treated the same as private-sector employees regarding discrimination in ...

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  6. Kansas the Fruitcake StateRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Hays Daily News

    ... the Guv used his executive authority to reverse another executive decision, that of former Governor Kathleen Sebelius on workplace discrimination. Sebelius is technically a Democrat, actually a moderate "whatever.' Brownback flies in the face of ...

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  7. Brownbackistan No MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Bulletin

    It being Kansas, I guess Brownback clicked his heels three times and said, 'There's no place like homophobia,'" said Jon Stewart, host of The Daily Show on Feb. 11 about the rescinding of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and TransA gender state protecA tions. Gov. Sam Brownback repealed the protections on Feb. 10. The Executive Order that he's butchered was passed by former Gov. Kathleen Sebelius in 2007, and prohibited the "discrimination and harassment on account of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, military or veteran status, or disability status."

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  8. Creep of the Week: Sam BrownbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Pridesource.com

    ... anyone else for being gay or trans. Like God intended. The trouble all started back in 2007 when then Gov. Kathleen Sebelius, a Democrat, established protections for people Brownback personally thinks are icky and sinful. As soon as they could no ...

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  9. Letters on equality, training caregivers, CINC review boards, foster...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... of equal and inalienable natural rights, among which are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness." Kathleen Sebelius, when governor of Kansas, issued an executive order that would treat with respect state workers who were gay, lesbian, bisexual ...

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  10. Ex-health secretary Kathleen Sebelius says Obamacare good for individuals, economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Jersey Journal

    PRINCETON - The Affordable Care Act has been good not only for individuals who now have affordable care, but also for the economy, according to Kathleen Sebelius, former U.S. secretary of Health and Human Services. Speaking at Princeton University Tuesday evening, Sebelius noted that overall health care costs are trending at or below GDP.

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  11. Universities to Brownback: We're not changing policies on LGBT worker protectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Business Journal

    ... tation" and "gender identity" from the nondiscrimination policy for state workers. They were added by Gov. Kathleen Sebelius , but Brownback said it should be up to the legislature instead to modify the state's nondiscrimination policy.

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  12. Recent Kansas EditorialsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Washington Times

    In Tuesday's Salina Journal, reporter Erin Mathews had a story about a local gay couple who, after twice being denied, were granted a marriage license from Saline County District Court. In Wednesday's edition, we carried the story about how Gov. Sam Brownback rescinded an executive order issued in 2007 by Gov. Kathleen Sebelius that granted job protection to state employees based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

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  13. Washington Post: Rolling back toleranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... government from discriminating against employees based on sexual orientation or gender identity. Gov. Kathleen Sebelius, a Democrat, established the previous policy in 2007, before she left Kansas to lead the Health and Human Services Department. ...

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  14. Capitol rally fights discriminationRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Hays Daily News

    A rally at the Statehouse on Saturday was one more stage in Kansas' long fight against discrimination, speakers told a crowd of hundreds. Organizers in the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community arranged the protest on short notice after Gov. Sam Brownback announced Tuesday he would rescind an executive order issued by former Gov. Kathleen Sebelius preventing some state employees from being fired on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

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  15. In Kansas, the governor is rolling back toleranceRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | The Washington Post

    ... significant contributions to the State's success, it makes good business sense to treat employees Gov. Kathleen Sebelius (D) established the previous policy in 2007, before she left Kansas to lead the Health and Human Services Department. Kansas law ...

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  16. Merrick shows loyaltyRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | Hays Daily News

    ... a lot of reasons not to get rid of people." In each interview, Merrick criticized Democratic former Gov. Kathleen Sebelius, who established the anti-discrimination policy in 2007 through executive order and who criticized Brownback's move Thursday. ...

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  17. "Homophobia" : Is it a real word? Or is it a real scam?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | The Capital-Journal

    "Kansas: No Place Like Homophobia" , said a hand-written soundbite on a bright blue sign at Saturday's gay rights rally at the Statehouse. The gay activists and their supporters are all upset because conservative Gov. Brownback unilaterally tooketh away what liberal Gov. Sebelius unilaterally gaveth -- namely, automatic protected-class status to the members of the homosexual movement.

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  18. Hundreds rally for LGBT rights at Statehouse on Valentine's DayRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | The Capital-Journal

    ... after Gov. Sam Brownback announced Tuesday that he would rescind an executive order issued by former Gov. Kathleen Sebelius that prevented some state employees from being fired on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. Brownback framed ...

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  19. Sebelius can't predict how Supreme Court will rule on ACA lawsuitRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | The Capital-Journal

    ... insurance marketplaces, or exchanges. Former Health and Human Services secretary and former Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius said she doesn't know which direction the U.S. Supreme Court will lean in a few weeks when it considers a lawsuit that could ...

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  20. LGBTQ Community And Supporters Rally At StatehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    ... makes Kansas a laughing stock around the country," says Alice. Brownback's immediate predecessor, Governor Kathleen Sebelius issued the executive order in 2007. In signing the order, Brownback argues changes to the state's anti discrimination laws ...

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