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  1. Researchers Consider Link Between Adolescent Obesity and Colorectal CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... in Ap... TOPEKA, Kan. -- Two Democrats in the Kansas Legislature want it to investigate how Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's administration awarded contracts to private companies to man... EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) _ No. 10 Michigan State is off to a ...

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  2. State-sponsored smear?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    It is true, as Gov. Sam Brownback's campaign spokesman noted , that a state statute prohibiting the use of state equipment or employees to further political campaigns includes an exception. "The provisions of this section prohibiting the use of time of any officer or employee for such purposes shall not apply to an incumbent officer campaigning for nomination or re-election to a succeeding term to such office or to members of the personal staff of any elected officer," Kansas Statute 25-4169a reads.

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  3. Tea Party Anger May Cost Sen. Pat Roberts His Re-ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | News Max

    ... moderator between conservatives and the campaigns of Roberts and another vulnerable GOP incumbent, Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback. The Hill cites unnamed sources as saying conservative leaders will decide Wednesday if they'll back Roberts or sit out his ...

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  4. A "revolution in a cornfield", or a "failed experiment"?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | MetaFilter

    This Is What's the Matter With Kansas : Sam Brownback tried to create a conservative utopia. He created a conservative hell instead.

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  5. Letter: Focus on the policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Amidst the fog in the current governor's race, it is important to focus on the policies of each candidate and who benefits. When Sam Brownback became our governor, he indicated he wanted to reduce state revenue to put more money in the hands of the citizens and also reduce the size of state government.

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  6. Kansas Comes Up $20+ Mil ShortRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Tony's Kansas City

    More than $20 Million in the Red . . . Kansas finances are a hot mess and this fact doesn't bode well for Gov. Brownback or even Sen. Pat Roberts. Check it: Democrats jump on latest Kansas tax collection shorfall

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  7. Tea Party revolt puts Kansas at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... Shute, who's been acting as a moderator between conservatives and the campaigns of Roberts and Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback (R). Ever since Democratic nominee Chad Taylor was removed from the ballot, giving Orman a one-on-one shot at toppling the GOP ...

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  8. Kassebaum Baker: Voters Have Lost Confidence in Sen. Pat RobertsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | News Max

    ... Real Clear Politics. The Star points out not only is Roberts trailing his challenger, but polling shows Gov. Sam Brownback is behind in his re-election fight with Democratic state Rep. Paul Davis. "Losing is a possibility for both Republicans," the ...

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  9. Kansas tax revenue falls below estimates, last year's figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Kansas brought in $726 million less in tax revenue this fiscal year than last year, according to a report released Monday by the Department of Revenue. Some decrease had been projected because of tax law changes under the administration of Gov. Sam Brownback that started taking full effect this year.

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  10. Kansas tax collections $23 million short in first quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The state has collected $23 million less than it had expected after the first three months of the fiscal year, which will likely renew the debate about Gov. Sam Brownback's income tax cuts. The state took in $42 million less in personal income tax revenue in the month of September than it had estimated, a figure that's 17 percent below estimates and represents an 18 percent drop from the previous year, according to the Kansas Department of Revenue.

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  11. Kansas tax revenue $21M below estimate in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Tax collections by Kansas state government in September fell a sobering $21 million below projections to mark the fourth time in the past six months revenue failed to match targets, officials said Tuesday. The state's individual income tax receipts dropped $42.4 million beneath the estimate set earlier this year by a team of state economists and officials in the Gov. Sam Brownback administration.

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  12. Kansas still has the worst secretary of state in the nation and he just had another really bad dayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Within minutes of the Kansas Supreme Court's decision to leave Democrat Chad Taylor off the Kansas ballot for U.S. Senate a Kansas City-area Democrat named David Orel filed a challenge trying to force Democrats to name a new candidate. David Orel also happens to be the father of a Alexander Orel, regional director for ultra-conservative Sam Brownback's re-election campaign.

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  13. Your OpinionsRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    I would like to thank the Rice Lake Athletic Staff for scheduling the Girls Varsity and JV Volleyball teams to Ashland the week of homecoming. I realize they are not as important as the boys basketball or football, but really, all the way to Ashland home coming week.

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  14. Recent Kansas editorialsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... aids those with disabilities was claiming a growing share of the state budget - "eating us alive" was how Gov. Sam Brownback put it in 2012. If it sounded too good to be true that private insurance companies could save $1 billion over five years ...

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  15. Dove Ad Highlights a Mother's Impact on Daughter's Self-EsteemRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... the two... TOPEKA, Kan. -- Two Democrats in the Kansas Legislature want it to investigate how Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's administration awarded contracts to private companies to man... On Monday, UNK held its annual high school cross country ...

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  16. Say 'Ello' to the Guy Who Invented an Alternative to FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... the two... TOPEKA, Kan. -- Two Democrats in the Kansas Legislature want it to investigate how Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's administration awarded contracts to private companies to man... On Monday, UNK held its annual high school cross country ...

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  17. Runaway Plaintiff: One of Kansas GOP's last hopes for holding Senate seat goes AWOLRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    ... race. However, Orel's claims have been undermined by the fact that he is the father of one of Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's senior staffers. In court, the Democratic Party's attorneys hoped to question Orel about his true allegiances, but Orel ...

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  18. Kansas officials await word on September taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The state Department of Revenue's report Tuesday afternoon was expected to renew a political debate over massive income tax cuts enacted at Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's urging. Brownback says the tax cuts are stimulating economic growth, but critics contend the reductions are wrecking the state's finances.

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  19. Kansas court to rule on Senate ballot by WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Hill

    A Kansas court is promising to rule on whether Democrats must name a Senate candidate to the state's ballot by Wednesday, after failing to come to a decision on Monday due to the man who filed the suit's refusal to appear in court. According to the Topeka Capital-Journal , the court on Monday also ruled that Kansas secretary of State Kris Kobach could not get involved in the suit, brought by registered Democratic voter David Orel last week, who is also the father of a campaign staffer for GOP Gov. Sam Brownback.

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  20. Lawyer Suing To Save a Gop Senate Seat Bungles His Case In The Most Hilarious Way PossibleRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    ... he wants the chance to vote for a Democrat is dubious, however, as he is the father of one of Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's campaign staffers . For this reason, an attorney representing the Kansas Democrats wanted to question Orel on whether he is ...

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