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Brownback announces $4M grant for domestic violence programs

TOPEKAm Kansas – Kansas Governor Sam Brownback today announced the grant recipients of the 2015 Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services Grant program.

The $4 million state general funds program provides funds to support services, outreach, and training for community-based sexual and domestic violence victims and direct service providers. 9 more words


Kansas tax collections in September fell $21 million short

TOPEKA, Kansas – Kansas says its tax collections fell $21 million short of expectations in September.

The lower-than-anticipated collections were disclosed Tuesday in the state Department of Revenue’s monthly preliminary revenue report. 257 more words


Tax cuts pushed off GOP table

Tax cuts used to be the mantra of the Republican Party.

No more, or so it seems. Cutting taxes now appears to be the bane of the Grand Old Party. 216 more words

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Education 101 is political 101 this election cycle

WICHITA, Kansas – In the race for Kansas governor, there isn’t a bigger hot button topic than education funding.

Both sides are saying that their candidate is the best to make sure schools have enough money. 388 more words


Budget chief: Kansas identifies $101M in savings

TOPEKA, Kansas — Kansas Governor Sam Brownback’s top budget adviser says the administration has identified $101 million in savings to help the state reduce a $238 million budget shortfall predicted for July 2016. 564 more words


"Feed The Base’s Worst Fears": When In Doubt, Run Against The Kenyan Muslim Socialist

Yesterday, Senator Pat Roberts — who has emerged as one of the most closely watched incumbents in the country, now that independent Greg Orman’s challenge to him could dictate who controls the Senate — raised a lot of eyebrows when… 633 more words