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1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

Brownback urges disabled, caregivers to fight federal labor rules

Gov. Sam Brownback sought on Thursday to enlist people with disabilities and their families to campaign against new federal labor rules that would require some care workers to get overtime pay and others to be paid by the hour instead of a nightly lump sum.

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

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Letter: It's time we let Democrats lead

Readers by now have probably discarded their Aug. 7 issue of The Topeka Capital-Journal, but I thought the front page that day was very interesting.

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

The Wichita Eagle

Opinion Line Extra

If you disrespect a police officer and resist arrest, then you deserve what you get.

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Related Topix: Colorado, US Governors, Sam Brownback, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Representative Mike Pompeo, US House of Representatives, Opinion

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Opinion Line

Stopping terrorists in the U.S. is like keeping the ants out of your house. Nothing works unless you eliminate the source.

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

RedState

It's Time to Pay Attention to Kansas

While it is far too early to write an obituary in Topeka, conservatives must acknowledge the reality that Governor Sam Brownback is fighting for his political life right now in Kansas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, Representative Mike Pompeo, US House of Representatives, Representative Tim Huelskamp, US Governors, Bobby Jindal

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Christie stumps for Kansas counterpart Brownback

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie praised Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback's leadership during a Wednesday stopover in the Midwest, hoping to give his fellow Republican a boost in the polls amid Brownback's tougher-than-expected race against Democrat Paul Davis.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, Kansas Government, Kansas, US Governors, Chris Christie

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Letter: Vote for compassion

I would like to tell some Democrats, most tea party/Republicans and far right-wing religious groups something that I learned through my reckless younger days and into my older years.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, Opinion

The Capital-Journal

AG Schmidt defends $8.2M spent on outside counsel

The Democratic candidate for Kansas attorney general Tuesday denounced expenditure by Attorney General Derek Schmidt of more than $8 million for outside legal fees to handle complex litigation for the state.

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

KHGI

GOP intensifies efforts in Kan. governor's race

The Republican Governors Association says it has made a $600,000 ad buy attacking the Democratic challenger to Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, Representative Mary Fallin, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Chris Christie, Kansas City, KS

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Todd Tiahrt posts message from Paul Davis on Facebook, riles some conservatives

Tiahrt, a Republican, lost a bid on Aug. 5 to regain the congressional seat he once held.

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Related Topix: Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Mike Pompeo, Sam Brownback, US Senate, US Governors

OttawaHerald.com

HAWVER: Don't forget 2010 roadmap

That idea can go a bunch of ways, and if you buy the premise , you'll enjoy the story.

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

The Wichita Eagle

Opinion Line Extra

Why do some people have a problem with requiring identification to vote, but see it as no big deal to produce identification to buy cigarettes or alcohol, cash a check or use a credit card? Let's get a new petition for decriminalizing marijuana going again.

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

The Wichita Eagle

Kansas views on KNEA lawsuit, credit downgrade, Kobach, athletic fees

KNEA lawsuit - We have no idea whether the lawsuit filed last week by the state's largest teachers' union against Gov. Sam Brownback and the state will amount to anything legally, but that might not even matter.

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

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Unlucky couple of weeks for Brownback campaign

Gov. Sam Brownback's re-election campaign has been having a string of bad luck lately.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Keen Umbehr running to promote fair tax legislation, government transparency

The Libertarian candidate for Kansas governor transformed himself from trash collector to crusading attorney after battling for his own right to free speech before the U.S. Supreme Court, a case he won.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Supreme Court, US Governors, Wabaunsee County, KS

The Capital-Journal

Editorial: Money from the dark side

Shortly after the primary elections earlier this month, The Topeka Capital-Journal advised its readers to do some research on the issues important to them and learn the candidates' positions on those issues.

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

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Capital-Journal

City mentioned liberally in governor's race

The city of Lawrence is getting a lot of mentions in the governor's race. And it's always coupled with another "L" word - liberal.

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Related Topix: Lawrence, KS, Kansas, US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, Wichita, KS, University of Kansas

OttawaHerald.com

LOOMIS: GOP presents - Barack-nado!'

Soon to hit the megaplex is "Sharknado 2," the sequel to the so-bad-it's-kinda-good original 2013 made-for-TV blockbuster.

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Related Topix: Kansas, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Sam Brownback, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Opinion

The Wichita Eagle

Brownback denies Stegall has inside track to be on Kansas Supreme Court

Gov. Sam Brownback says he will not give preferential treatment to his former chief counsel when he interviews nominees for a vacancy on the Kansas Supreme Court later this month.

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

The Capital-Journal

Governor's 'urban opportunity zones' proposal to include Topeka

Gov. Sam Brownback said Friday that Shawnee County would be among the counties to benefit from a "urban opportunity zone" program his re-election campaign has touted, but details of the program have yet to be released.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Sam Brownback, Topeka, KS, US Politics, US News, Shawnee County, KS, Wyandotte County, KS

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