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  1. Kansas Governor pondering religious objections legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | KSNT-TV Topeka

    As of Wednesday the tax on cigarettes is now 50 cents higher, and while that has some smokers upset, many health advocates believe the new t Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback discusses the difficulty behind approving and funding a budget during a press conference on Tuesday June 16, 2015, at the Kansas Statehouse in Topeka, Kan. TOPEKA, Kan.

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  2. Brownback defends approach to Supreme Courta s same-sex marriage decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Gov. Sam Brownback defended his administration's reluctance to recognize same-sex marriages Thursday in the wake of a historic Supreme Court decision. He also floated the possibility that he will push to strengthen religious protections in Kansas.

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  3. Kansas Permitless Carry Law Took Effect July 1stRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    SB 45 was signed into law on April 7, 2015 by Governor Sam Brownback . Authored by Senate Majority Leader Terry Bruce and carried in the House of Representatives by Representative Travis Couture-Lovelady , SB 45 recognizes Kansans' freedom to legally carry a concealed firearm without the requirement of acquiring a Kansas concealed carry handgun license .

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  4. The Long-Overdue Irrelevance of Ann CoulterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Brad Blog

    ... think about Dubya!) and Hillary launches... Guest Matthew Menendez says he's 'never seen anything like' Gov. Sam Brownback's amazing, new decree; Plus: Progressives block TPP 'Fast-Track' (for now)... After Hillary Clinton called out former TX Gov. ...

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  5. Governor Brownback signs bill clarifying new property tax lawRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KAKE

    Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has signed a bill clarifying that a new law aimed at reducing local property taxes doesn't take effect until 2018. It resolves a conflict between two versions of the law contained in separate bills increasing sales and cigarette taxes to balance the state budget.

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  6. Stay on school funding will be short-livedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... formula in favor of two-year block grants. No amount of condemnation of "unelected, activist judges" by Gov. Sam Brownback and GOP legislative leaders will change the facts, which are evident not only to school administrators, school boards, ...

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  7. Kansas AG files notice of appeal over judgea s block of abortion banRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... court. Schmidt filed a notice Wednesday that he would appeal that order to the Kansas Court of Appeals. Gov. Sam Brownback signed the law, the first of its kind in the nation, in April. It restricted physicians from performing a type of abortion ...

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  8. Section of K-96 to be renamed a " for sixth timeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    In a ceremony Thursday to be led by Gov. Sam Brownback, that section of K-96 will get its sixth name in about the past 25 years - now to be called the George Ablah Memorial Expressway in honor of the late Wichita developer and philanthropist. The strip of four-lane freeway has been variously known as the Northeast Bypass, the Northeast Circumferential and the Northeast Expressway, as well as the Bob Brown Memorial Highway and the Bonnie Huy Memorial Highway.

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  9. State could still owe more than half a billion to schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... $4 billion. This includes dollars spent on everything from roof maintenance to salaries to pensions. Gov. Sam Brownback denounced the latest court ruling last week, arguing the judges had overstepped their authority and the separation of powers ...

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  10. Declaring Kansas City Border War Victory?!?Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Tony's Kansas City

    Witness this bit of cherry-picking Kansas City propaganda touting Missouri side progress over the Sunflower State long after the middle-class and most families have abandoned life in the urban core. Check it: Missouri now gaining more jobs than Kansas in KC area, but don't tell Gov. Sam Brownback

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  11. 'Vultures' Descend on Greece; KS SoS Suppressing Thousands of Voters; ...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Brad Blog

    ... think about Dubya!) and Hillary launches... Guest Matthew Menendez says he's 'never seen anything like' Gov. Sam Brownback's amazing, new decree; Plus: Progressives block TPP 'Fast-Track' (for now)... After Hillary Clinton called out former TX Gov. ...

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  12. Missouri now gaining more jobs than Kansas in KC area, but don't tell Gov. Sam ...Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Joplin

    Ouch: The number of jobs on the Kansas side of the state line in the Kansas City area is going the wrong way in 2015. This is not what Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and his followers told everyone would happen after he approved income tax cuts for more ... (Read full article)

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  13. Higher cigarette taxes in Kansas has shoppers heading to MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KCTV5

    ... said. Johnson County resident Tina Robinson said she won't pay the higher taxes championed by Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback, a Republican. "He is not going to get my money on this, no! It's too easy to come over here," Robinson said. Robinson and many ...

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  14. Jonathan Shorman: Rand Paul offers contrast to Kansas GOP's harsh stance on social issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Capital-Journal

    ... his writings against the statements of Kansas GOP, the difference in tone and degree becomes clear. Gov. Sam Brownback, a vocal and staunch opponent of same-sex marriage, decried the ruling in a statement Friday. Secretary of State Kris Kobach ...

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  15. Poverty, Pride, and PrejudiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Yorker

    ... public assistance under , and far more of whom rely on public schools and health programs. Since Governor Sam Brownback's historic tax cuts in 2012-which implemented a free-market dream that he shares with two of his long-time campaign funders, ...

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  16. Kansas collections fall millions short; Missouri ends with major surplusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    ... the previous year. The state's total collections fell $32.8 million short of original predictions, but Gov. Sam Brownback 's administration pointed out that was less than 1 percent below original estimates. On the Missouri side, the state's general ...

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  17. Donald Trump Files $500M Lawsuit Against Univision Over Miss USA PageantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... Kansas (AP) - The state has removed 72 counties from drought status thanks to recent rain in Kansas. Gov. Sam Brownback's office said in a release Tuesday that ... INTERLEAGUE Tuesday's Games Pittsburgh 5 Detroit 4, 14 Innings Minnesota 8 Cincinnati ...

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  18. Amber Heard Opens Up About Being Bisexual, Marriage to Johnny DeppRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... Kansas (AP) - The state has removed 72 counties from drought status thanks to recent rain in Kansas. Gov. Sam Brownback's office said in a release Tuesday that ... INTERLEAGUE Tuesday's Games Pittsburgh 5 Detroit 4, 14 Innings Minnesota 8 Cincinnati ...

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  19. State of Kansas receives $621,501 bonus from US Dept. of AgricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gardner News and The Spring Hill New Era

    ... the underpayment rate is .14 percent. The USDA notified Kansas of the news on June 26. The letter to Gov. Sam Brownback advised that Kansas' error rate was .75 percent in FY 2014. The national average is 3.66 percent. According to the USDA, Section ...

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  20. 72 counties removed from dought status in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KAKE

    Gov. Sam Brownback's office said in a release Tuesday that for the past year all 105 counties have either been under drought emergency, warning or watch status. A new order removes 72 counties from drought status and downgrades 33 into a watch status.

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