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Governor announces nearly $4 million for victims of crime in Kansas

TOPEKA, Kansas – Kansas Governor Sam Brownback today announced nearly $4 million in grants for the 2015 Federal Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Victim Assistance grant program. 50 more words


Brownback's claims on poverty rates questioned

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A state agency acknowledges it sent out a news release shortly before November’s election that incorrectly claimed poverty in Kansas had declined under Gov. 127 more words


Governor outlines plans to deploy seismic monitoring in Kansas

TOPEKA, Kansas – On the same day that Kansas marked its strongest earthquake of the year, Gov. Sam Brownback announced that the state will buy monitors to track increased seismic activity in three south-central counties. 439 more words


School leaders ponder cuts as new revenue numbers come out

WICHITA, Kansas – Some schools are bracing for possible school funding delays or even school finance cuts, based on Kansas revenue numbers.

“Well, I think that will be the first shot. 310 more words



Random thoughts from an unfocused, ADD addled mind, that’s trying to get back into the habit of writing.

1)  It’s a wistful time of year.  High school football is over for me and I’m going about the annual duty of packing away my officiating equipment.  814 more words

More pessimistic Kansas revenue forecast expected

TOPEKA, Kansas (AP) – Republican Gov. Sam Brownback and the GOP-dominated Legislature will get new revenue projections that are expected to make the state’s budget problems look worse. 104 more words


Bad times

Sorry I haven’t posted since Monday afternoon from Morse-McCarthy Chevrolet. But other than Tuesday night, when I covered the football game at Victoria and the elections went the way I hoped, it’s been pretty bad since. 545 more words