Sam Brownback Newswire

Sam Brownback Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Sam Brownback.

Results 1 - 20 of 5,801 in Sam Brownback

  1. Brownback obstructs majority willRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | OttawaHerald.com

    In a flurry of statehouse drama rarely seen, Gov. Sam Brownback vetoed the monumental tax bill Wednesday morning, within a couple hours the House overrode the veto, and that afternoon the Senate narrowly sustained the governor.

    Comment?

  2. Area counties to receive disaster relief for January stormRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Hastings Tribune

    ... included on the list of counties to receive funds announced Friday. President Donald Trump has granted Gov. Sam Brownback's request for federal disaster declaration through the Federal Emergency Management Agency. "Mainly it was just debris removal ...

    Comment?

  3. Kan. Senate needs help to remember its true purposeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... of today's senators were candidates, and a good number of them were doing all they could to get away from Gov. Sam Brownback and his tax-cut experiment that created a tax-free life for 330,000 business while increasing sales and property taxes on ...

    Comment?

  4. 18 counties hit by ice in January to get federal aidRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KSNT-TV Topeka

    The Kansas Adjutant General's office announced Friday that President Donald Trump has granted Gov. Sam Brownback's request for the disaster

    Comment?

  5. Market to MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KDIN-TV Johnston

    ... After finishing her medical training, she set... Kansas legislators pushing to roll back Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's signature income tax cuts scrambled Wednesday to find a new... Oil could be flowing through the $3.8 billion Dakota Access ...

    Comment?

  6. Brownback eager for repeal of ACA, Roe landmarksRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Gov. Sam Brownback shared with hard-line conservatives wearing "Make America Great Again" trucker caps and "Socialism sucks" T-shirts personal insights into how small-government state leaders, such as himself, outperform their federal counterparts. "When you pull government out of something, you get a product that tends to be higher quality and costs you less because you got competition for that," said Brownback, earnestly making a point about federal failure.

    Comment?

  7. Lawmakers move toward votes on governor's tax planRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Manhattan Mercury

    Kansas legislators advanced Gov. Sam Brownback's plan to boost liquor and cigarette taxes even though they don't think his proposals have much support, restarting a debate Thursday over balancing the budget after he vetoed income tax increases. The Republican-led House and Senate tax committees forwarded separate bills containing the GOP governor's proposals to their chambers for debate, without formally endorsing them.

    Comment?

  8. Letter: Brownback is irrelevantRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback speaks of the tax bill he was sent last week at the Kansas Chamber annual dinner Tuesday night, Feb. 21, 2017. In an effort to achieve national standing, Gov. Sam Brownback championed eliminating state income taxes on more than 300,000 small businesses in 2012.

    Comment?

  9. Something strange is happening in Kansas over taxes and MedicaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Kos

    ... LETTERS. PLEASE TAKE A FEW MINUTES TO WRITE A... Kansas is in fiscal meltdown , as usual, with Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's efforts to cut taxes even more deeply "crumbling." After more moderate Republicans joined the GOP-dominated legislature ...

    Comment?

  10. The GOP's zombie orthodoxy on tax cuts stumbles onRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events Left to right: Govs. Doug Ducey , Sam Brownback and Scott Walker during a panel discussion at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Feb. 23 in Washington, D.C. Among the many attendees at this year's Conservative Political Action Conference is Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback . On Thursday morning, the former congressman and senator was part of a panel entitled "How Governors are Reclaiming America's Promise," a name which suggests people would learn from these chief executives' track records.

    Comment?

  11. Federal disaster declaration OKed followin...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    President Donald Trump granted Gov. Sam Brownback's request for a federal disaster declaration for 18 Kansas counties, including Barton, affected by a severe winter ice storm that struck the state Jan. 13-16, the Kansas Adjutant General's Office announced Friday afternoon.

    Comment?

  12. Kansas Senate needs help to remember its purposeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... of today's senators were candidates, and a good number of them were doing all they could to get away from Gov. Sam Brownback and his tax cut experiment that created a tax-free life for 330,000 business while increasing sales and property taxes on ...

    Comment?

  13. 3p Weekend: Bipartisan Collaboration in the Age of TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Triple Pundit

    ... makes no mention of renewable power. Led by Democratic Gov. Gina Riamondo of Rhode Island and Republican Gov. Sam Brownback of Kansas, the group includes eight GOP and 12 Democratic leaders. In an open letter , the governors urged Trump to ...

    Comment?

  14. For some, the Kansas tax increase wasn't big enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Voice For Liberty in Wichita

    On February 17, 2107, the Kansas Senate voted to pass HB 2178 , titled "Substitute for HB 2178 - Concerning income taxation; relating to determination of Kansas adjusted gross income, rates, itemized deductions." The effect of the bill was to increase taxes.

    Comment?

  15. Democrats and moderate GOP herald - a new day' in Kansas HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    They have watched throughout the years legislation they don't support regularly pass and had their amendments voted down, but House Democrats experienced one of their best days in recent memory this week. The chamber voted Wednesday to override Gov. Sam Brownback's veto of a tax bill, restore teacher tenure and expand Medicaid.

    Comment?

  16. Kansas House Passes Medicaid Expansion Bill But Senate Action Is UncertainRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Hastings Tribune

    Gov. Sam Brownback opposes Medicaid expansion, and the margin in the House vote was three votes shy of a veto-proof majority.

    Comment?

  17. Under spotlight, Kansas fails to shineRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... supply-side experiment is old news by now. We can expect that when it comes time to play his hand, Gov. Sam Brownback will double down on trickle-down every time in the name of fostering growth. He says he needs more time to let it play out. That ...

    Comment?

  18. lastRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | KMUW-FM Wichita

    Editor's note: This post was updated at 4:34 p.m. The Kansas Senate failed Wednesday to override Gov. Sam Brownback's veto of a bill that would have rolled back big portions of his signature 2012 tax cuts. Lawmakers voted 24-16 against the effort to overturn the veto.

    Comment?

  19. Conquering Trump returns to conservative summitRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... Court nominee. They are happy about what they're seeing coming out of this administration," said Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback (R), who for years was one of the most conservative members of the Senate and a regular attendee at CPAC. Brownback said ...

    Comment?

  20. Conservatives Find a Place for President Donald Trump at CPACRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    ... states' rights, lauded Trump's cabinet picks but offered no specific praise for Trump himself. Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback said he loved the new cabinet and the "new administration." Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin reveled in the fact that the nation now has ...

    Comment?