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3 hrs ago | Marion County Record

Brownback draws fire from Republicans

Bob Brookens of Marion and Bill Kassebaum of Burdick are fellow Republicans, attorneys, and former Kansas legislators.

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Related Topix: Marion, KS, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Sam Brownback

6 hrs ago | Free Times

Will South Carolina Take the Yellow Brick Road?

How far is South Carolina from going down the same road as Kansas? According to MapQuest, more than 1,000 miles separate the two states.

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Related Topix: South Carolina, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, South Carolina Government, Kansas Government, Kansas, US Governors, Sam Brownback

10 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

Goodland joins governor's hunt

The Kansas Governor's Ringneck Classic board of directors voted unanimously to add Goodland to the mix of host cities.

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Related Topix: Goodland, KS, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Kansas, Sherman County, KS, Norton County, KS, Graham County, KS

14 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Cheers and Jeers: Wednesday

Today marks the 49th anniversary of a milestone that reminds us what a Democratic president and solid Democratic majorities in Congress can accomplish.

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Related Topix: US News, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicare, Health, Independence, MO, US Politics, Ron Paul, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate

18 hrs ago | The Garden City Telegram

State BOE

Western Kansas now has a Kansas State Board of Education representative who understands the value of good K-12 public schools, and their role in powering not only individual success, but also economic development in communities.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Kansas, Education Etc., US Governors, Sam Brownback, Opinion

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Shawnee County Judge Schmidt to leave bench in Sept.

A special nominating committee will begin accepting applications for the soon-to-be-vacated position on the Shawnee County District Court bench when Judge Jean M. Schmidt retires on Sept.

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Related Topix: Shawnee County, KS, Kathleen Sebelius, US Governors, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Sam Brownback, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

The Wichita Eagle

Ethics commission: Brownback must return donation from congressman's campaign

A donation from a U.S. congressman's campaign to Gov. Sam Brownback's re-election campaign violates Kansas statute, the Governmental Ethics Commission confirmed.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Sam Brownback, US House of Representatives, Representative Kevin Yoder, Health

The Capital-Journal

Brownback: School-finance law will trim property taxes

Gov. Sam Brownback describes the property tax relief some Kansas school district patrons are expected to see during a Tuesday luncheon visit at Topeka's McFarland's Restaurant.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Sam Brownback, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Education Etc., McFarland, KS

The Wichita Eagle

Wichita attorney Linda Kirby withdraws application for Kansas Supreme Court

Lisa Taylor, the court's public information director, said the Supreme Court Nominating Commission received a letter via fax from Kirby on Monday withdrawing her application.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Wichita, KS, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, US Governors, Sam Brownback, Health

The Capital-Journal

Hemsley has fundraising edge in GOP primary against Lancaster

Lane Hemsley, the executive director of the Kansas Dental Board, has the connections that come with heading a state agency, as well as a big fundraising edge over Evan Lancaster, his opponent in the Republican primary for Topeka's 56th District House seat.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Kansas, US Senate, Republican, Topeka, KS, Sabetha, KS, US Military, US Navy

Los Angeles Times

Side-by-side, Kansas and Colorado governors offer test of strategies

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has adopted a confrontational approach during his first term and now finds his re-election chances endangered.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Sam Brownback, John Hickenlooper, Denver, CO

Tony's Kansas City

Newsflash!!! Better New York Times Poll Seyz Brownback Up by 10 Points

Recently, there's an indication that Kansas City dead tree media and a great many publications have been misleading the public about the chances of empty suit Rep. Paul Davis.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Sam Brownback, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Los Angeles Times

State by state: Overview of 2014 governor races shows Democratic tilt

Kansas Republican Gov. Sam Brownback, left, with Kansas City Mayor Mark Holland, faces stiff competition from a Democratic challenger this year in the ruby-red state.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Kansas, US Governors, Sam Brownback, Nathan Deal, US House of Representatives

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Private colleges help fuel economic growth

Over the past four years, Gov. Sam Brownback and the Legislature have aggressively pursued an economic policy aimed at accelerating growth in jobs and income.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Sam Brownback, Kansas, Hesston, KS

KAKE

Winn hoping to win against Brownback

The governor's race would not normally draw a great deal of attention when you're talking about an incumbent republican governor in a very red state.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Drugs, Marijuana

The Wichita Eagle

Gov. Sam Brownbacka s campaign raises $744,000; Paul Davisa campaign raises $1.1 million

Paul Davis' campaign for governor raised $1.1 million between Jan. 1 and July 24, according to campaign finance documents filed with the Governmental Ethics Commission.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Sam Brownback, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Wichita, KS

Voice For Liberty in Wichita

For Rep. Tiahrt, Cash for Clunkers was a good spending program

When the Obama Administration needed additional funds for the Cash for Clunkers program, Todd Tiahrt was agreeable to funding this wasteful program.

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Related Topix: Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, US Governors, Sam Brownback, Pat Roberts

Okie Funk

Fallin, Other Republican Governors Face Election Troubles

The fact that Gov. Mary Fallin's approval rating has significantly dropped and that she now finds herself in a competitive race in her reelection bid may well be part of a national growing dissatisfaction with the Republican Party on a state level.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, Republican, US House of Representatives, Nathan Deal, Mary Fallin, US Governors, 2012 Presidential Election, US Senate

Ledger-Enquirer.com

A look at Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback's economic claims

"Day one, when I entered office, I was handed a projection that if we did nothing as a state, we would have a $500 million deficit at the end of that fiscal year in six months," the Republican governor said.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Kansas Government, Kansas, US Governors, Sam Brownback, Heritage Foundation, Charitable Organizations, Ron Paul, US House of Representatives

Daily Kos

Elections Morning Digest: New poll has Sam Brownback losing reelection by eight points

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Sam Brownback, Pat Roberts, Jack Kingston, US House of Representatives

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