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  1. Q&A: Religious freedom ambassador says these countries worry him the mostRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Deseret News

    As a senator, Sam Brownback co-sponsored the bill that still guides America's religious freedom work overseas. He spoke up for persecuted communities and met with the victims of faith-related violence.

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  2. Judge denies KanCare company's legal challenge, says new contracts should go forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | The Wichita Eagle

    A Topeka judge ruled against one of the KanCare contractors Friday, in a decision that affects hundreds of the company's employees, thousands of Kansans the company covers under Medicaid and billions in taxpayer dollars. Amerigroup has had a contract to administer KanCare since 2012, when then-Gov. Sam Brownback started the privatized Medicaid program.

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  3. Onetime presidential hopeful Scott Walker down 10 points in new Wisconsin pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salon

    ... first to drop out after just 70 days. with fellow former Republican governors Bobby Jindal of Louisiana and Sam Brownback of Kansas, who imposed hard-right fiscal policies that endeared them to national conservatives, but resulted in disaster for ...

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  4. Kansas House candidates differ in viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... Kansas House of Representatives, 81-44. A month later, the bill passed the Senate, 25-13. But then-Governor Sam Brownback remained steadfast in his opposition to Medicaid expansion, and on March 30, he vetoed it. A move to override the veto failed. ...

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  5. Words and Deeds Can Come Back to Haunt Incumbents in Tight RacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Roll Call

    ... Loomis said, because "he's willing to suck the fiscal blood out of the state" by renewing former Gov. Sam Brownback 's tax cuts, and he opposes a Medicaid expansion.  Kobach takes a hard-line, Trumpesque approach to immigration and other ...

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  6. Kansas gubernatorial candidates trade barbs in debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Education Week

    ... about school funding and whether the candidates favored returning to the tax-cutting experiment of former Gov. Sam Brownback. "When we talk about going back to the Brownback experiment, which is what Kris Kobach wants to do, we are talking about ...

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  7. Latest poll: Governor's race in dead heatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... about school funding and whether the candidates favored returning to the tax-cutting experiment of former Gov. Sam Brownback. "When we talk about going back to the Brownback experiment, which is what Kris Kobach wants to do, we are talking about ...

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  8. Kansas House 67th District candidates talk taxes, educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Manhattan Mercury

    ... better for kindergarten than those who don't." Phillips focused on higher education, mentioning former Gov. Sam Brownback's plan to fund high school students taking classes at technical colleges. "I think our society is now beginning to recognize ...

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  9. The Battle for the Soul of the Republican Party Is Still Raging in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | The Atlantic

    ... taken over the top job just six months earlier and was yoked to the unpopular record of the man he replaced, Sam Brownback, the conservative ex-senator who had presided over a self-described "experiment" in supply-side tax cuts that gutted the ...

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  10. Why America's religious freedom ambassador thinks everyone can help...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 8 | Deseret News

    Sam Brownback is a diplomat, chosen by the Trump administration to travel the world promoting religious freedom. But he sometimes describes himself as a salesman, and he thinks he's got a great deal for global leaders.

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  11. Should Maryland re-elect Governor Not-so-bad?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 7 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... a socially appropriate way and with respect. Nor has he pushed our state to the brink of bankruptcy, like Gov. Sam Brownback of Kansas. On the other hand, Mr. Hogan's positions on the substantive issues are lackluster. Our governor vetoed mandatory ...

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  12. Keep tax fiasco in mind when going to pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 5 | The Hastings Tribune

    The report released last week showing that personal income in Kansas grew at 4.7 percent during the second quarter is further evidence that state legislators were right to repeal the disastrous tax-cut policies implemented under Gov. Sam Brownback's administration.

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  13. Laura Kelly sees need for funding hikes in Kansas, but not overnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Hays Daily News

    ... Jeff Caldwell in the gubernatorial race. Kelly's campaign is built around the premise that former Gov. Sam Brownback's supply-side tax policy obliterated government services that now need to be restored. Kobach supports the Brownback tax policy, ...

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  14. Where Independents Could Shake Up Races for GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Governing

    ... so their presence on the ballot may not matter in the end. The controversial tenure of former Republican Gov. Sam Brownback gave Democrats an opening this year to flip the Kansas governorship. And few, if any, gubernatorial victories this fall would ...

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  15. Another rural Kansas hospital is closing. A new fight over Medicaid expansion has begunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... the day it became an issue in Kansas. The Legislature passed expansion once before, in 2017, but then-Gov. Sam Brownback vetoed it. Supporters didn't have enough votes to override the veto. Some key Republican lawmakers continue to oppose expansion. ...

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  16. Fort Scott hospital closure driving fresh calls for Medicaid expansion in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | The Capital-Journal

    ... states would expand eligibility for Medicaid and recover that federal revenue, but Republican Govs. Sam Brownback and Jeff Colyer successfully fought expansion to about 150,000 low-income Kansans. Brownback vetoed a bill in 2016, but most states ...

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  17. Fort Scott hospital closure driving fresh calls for Medicaid expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | The Capital-Journal

    ... states would expand eligibility for Medicaid and recover that federal revenue, but Republican Govs. Sam Brownback and Jeff Colyer successfully fought expansion to about 150,000 low-income Kansans. Most states have broadened enrollment in Medicaid ...

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  18. Polls show a virtual tie in race for Kansas governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... as former Gov. Bill Graves. Kelly has portrayed herself as a moderate and has consistently linked Kobach to Sam Brownback, who resigned earlier this year as one of the most unpopular governors in the country. "There's a reason that Laura Kelly is ...

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  19. Democrats make a push to the polls ahead of Trump's visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... are really engaged and enthused. They like the fact that we can shut the door on the last eight years of Sam Brownback and move our state forward and become what we used to be which is a great place, to live, to work, to go to school, and to raise a ...

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  20. Kansas Governor Kris Kobach 2019Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 29 | Tony's Kansas City

    ... 2019, the chaos of Kris Kobach's initial year as governor seems inevitable. The ambitious Kobach, much like Sam Brownback, assumed that a small-state governorship could propel him into the national spotlight. Remarkably, it has taken Kobach only a ...

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