Sam Brownback Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Sam Brownback.

Results 1 - 20 of 5,147 in Sam Brownback

  1. Holder: Americans stand with Kansas City mournersRead the original story

    5 min ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... crimes are "an affront to the nation." Before an overflow crowd of more than 1,000, Holder joined Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and several religious leaders at an interfaith memorial service at the Jewish Community Center, the site of one of two ...

    Comment?

  2. Charlie Weis: Montell Cozart is Kansasa starting quarterbackRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The Kansas City Star

    ... are standing with the mourners of three people killed at Jewish community sites in Overland Park. Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and several religious leaders also attended the service Thursday at the Jewish Community Center. Five days after Cozart ...

    Comment?

  3. Downtown streetcar project is on track as rails arriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Kansas City Star

    ... are standing with the mourners of three people killed at Jewish community sites in Overland Park. Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and several religious leaders also attended the service Thursday at the Jewish Community Center. The Missouri Department of ...

    Comment?

  4. Skechers Factory Outlet Store opening in Overland ParkRead the original story

    15 min ago | The Kansas City Star

    ... are standing with the mourners of three people killed at Jewish community sites in Overland Park. Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and several religious leaders also attended the service Thursday at the Jewish Community Center. The Missouri Department of ...

    Comment?

  5. Kansas officials plan to issue new fiscal forecastRead the original story

    51 min ago | The Wichita Eagle

    - Kansas officials are preparing to issue a new fiscal forecast to guide legislators and Gov. Sam Brownback in making budget decisions. Forecasters were meeting Thursday afternoon to revise earlier revenue projections for the current fiscal year and ...

    Comment?

  6. Officials plan to issue fiscal forecastRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Kansas officials are preparing to issue a new fiscal forecast to guide legislators and Gov. Sam Brownback in making budget decisions.

    Comment?

  7. Services are set for those killed at Jewish Community Center and Village ShalomRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Kansas City Star

    ... W. 115th St., in Overland Park. U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is scheduled to attend, as is Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback. Funeral services for William Lewis Corporon and Reat Underwood begin at 3 p.m. Friday at the Church of the Resurrection, 13720 ...

    Comment?

  8. Fired Yahoo exec gets $58 million for 15 months of workRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Kansas City Star

    ... are standing with the mourners of three people killed at Jewish community sites in Overland Park. Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and several religious leaders also attended the service Thursday at the Jewish Community Center. The Missouri Department of ...

    Comment?

  9. AARP, Praeger request veto of health compact billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Capital-Journal

    AARP Kansas joined two other consumer groups Tuesday to urge a veto by Gov. Sam Brownback of legislation creating a path for the state to assume management control of Medicare, Medicaid and other health care systems.

    Comment?

  10. Brownback: Get off the fence on due-process rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Why won't Gov. Sam Brownback say whether he supports eliminating due-process rights for public school teachers? He's been riding the fence since the Legislature passed a school-finance bill that strips teachers of these rights.

    Comment?

  11. Furlough fear - Tax plan, budget woes mean more stress on court systemRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Garden City Telegram

    ... Kansas Legislature would allow them to avoid employee furloughs. Lawmakers sent a budget to Republican Gov. Sam Brownback that makes up $2 million of a shortfall of $8.25 million, which the court system says should be fully funded to meet its needs. ...

    Comment?

  12. Eagle editorial: WSUa s ambition visionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... for the innovation campus. There are other pluses for WSU and Wichita in the legislation, which Gov. Sam Brownback has yet to sign but promoted Monday at WSU (in a visit overshadowed by the questions about a provision stripping K-12 teachers of ...

    Comment?

  13. Charges filed in Kansas murder, governor orders flags to half-staffRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Garden City Telegram

    Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff on Thursday and Friday to honor three people shot to death at two Jewish sites in Overland Park.

    Comment?

  14. School Board Members Discuss Due ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    ... much rather see it privatized." Over a week ago, the Kansas Legislature passed and sent a bill to Governor Sam Brownback that provides court-ordered equity funding for public schools. During the meeting, some of the board members weighed in on the ...

    Comment?

  15. Kansas Insurance Commissioner, Others Urge Veto of Multistate Health CompactRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    Republican Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger and several health care organizations are urging Gov. Sam Brownback to veto legislation that would allow Kansas to join a multistate health care compact.

    Comment?

  16. Brownback signs 'first step' autism insurance billRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Kansas will require health insurance companies to cover services for hundreds of children with autism starting next year under a bill signed into law Wednesday by Gov. Sam Brownback after a six-year fight by lawmakers and parents for at least a limited mandate.

    Comment?

  17. Homicides shaped sheriff's first yearRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | OttawaHerald.com

    ... law enforcement agency's mettle like no other event had in decades. Richards was appointed sheriff by Gov. Sam Brownback after Jeff Curry stepped down as sheriff April 1 amid allegations of criminal wrongdoing. The investigation into Curry had ...

    Comment?

  18. Flags lowered in honor of weekend's suburban KC shooting victimsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | OttawaHerald.com

    Gov. Sam Brownback ordered flags lowered to half-staff today in honor of those who died in the shootings Sunday at a Jewish community center and an assisted living facility in Overland Park.

    Comment?

  19. Praeger, groups urge health care compact vetoRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | OttawaHerald.com

    Several advocacy groups have joined a top state official in urging Gov. Sam Brownback to veto a bill seeking to sidestep provisions of the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare.

    Comment?

  20. Brownback nixes bill, signs 16 othersRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | OttawaHerald.com

    In a bid to promote transparency in government, Gov. Sam Brownback said, he vetoed Senate Bill 99, which aimed to increase the threshold of money a person can spend on activities considered lobbying before having to register as a lobbyist.

    Comment?