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The seductiveness of Trumpism

The 5 percent of Americans with the highest incomes now account for 37 percent of all consumer purchases, according to the latest research from Moody’s Analytics.

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Kansas governor has faith in election, still backs Trump

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is distancing himself from Donald Trump’s unsubstantiated claim of widespread election fraud while continuing to back the Republican presidential nominee. 115 more words


Trumfp is the greatest GOP Coup d'état ever pulled on the American People

SO YOU THINK – YOU Are REALLY voting FOR Mr Trump? and He is WINNING against all other BIG Money GOP Boys in those debates and primary elections? 664 more words

New plans for Kansas budget projection woes

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) –  The Kansas budget director laid out a plan Tuesday to improve how revenue is forecasted in Kansas. The numbers released yesterday by the department of revenue show the state continues to miss the mark with its projections. 254 more words


Groups Rekindle Battle Over Lesser Prairie Chicken

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – The fight over a grouse found in pockets across the Great Plains is far from over as industry and state officials worried Tuesday that relisting the lesser prairie chicken as a federally protected species could mean hundreds of millions of dollars in added costs for oil and gas developers, renewable energy companies and farmers. 627 more words


Return of the Moderates?

Beginning with the 2010 primaries, some moderate Republicans lost to their Tea Party opponents.  Some Tea Party candidates won the general election that year but many in the U.S. 510 more words


"Definitive Proof Of Failure Of Supply-Side Economics": Kansas’ Experiment In Right-Wing Economics Is Still Failing Miserably

Every few weeks I feel it’s important to return to the ongoing disaster in Sam Brownback’s Kansas. It doesn’t get nearly as much play as it should in the media, which is unfortunate because Kansas’ experience is definitive proof of the failure of supply-side, Laffer-curve-based economic theory. 491 more words