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“Unborn children do not have a voice, but they are young members of the human family. It is time to look at the unborn child, and recognize that it is really a young human, who can feel pain and should be treated with care.”

—Sam Brownback.

Thought For Today

KS Senate passes rescission bill on 2017 budget

It was a pivotal week in the 2017 Kansas Legislative Session, getting the state one step closer to filling the $1 billion expected budget shortfall over the next few years. 536 more words

General

Oliver Wendell Holmes: "Taxes Are What We Pay for Civilized Society."

You will notice that I did not mention the issue of school funding in the title of this post. Neither did I mention the name of the state that is the subject of the post. 1,118 more words

Equity & Opportunity To Learn

Legislative Town Hall 3/2/17

WATCH for a Legislative Town Hall update at Pittsburg State University on the turn around session.

General

Republican overreach will hopefully lead to massive losses in 2018

I wouldn’t have asked for single-party Republican rule, but now we’ve got it, I hope they overreach badly and get tossed out on their asses for it in two years. 891 more words

Politics, Law & Government

The Sunflower State's Momentarily Embarrassing Moment in the Sun

The national media usually pay no attention to what’s going on in Kansas, which is fine by most Kansans, but they have taken notice of the state’s recent budget problems. 1,530 more words

Politics

Kansas legislators leery of budget fix yet moving toward it

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators on Wednesday slammed Gov. Sam Brownback’s accounting move to mask a hole in the state budget, then signaled they may approve it anyway. 582 more words

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