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Rand Paul stumps for Roberts, Brownback

Rand Paul has attracted significant media attention and has frequently been mentioned as a Presidential candidate for 2016.  He stopped by for a rally and to endorse Senator Pat Roberts and Governor Brownback. There were a number of great speeches about … Continue reading

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Brownback has long list of ‘firsts’ that need highlighting

I recently received an email from a colleague in the Kansas Legislature that I wanted to share with my constituents. I agree with the writer, Sen. Mitch Holmes from the 33rd District, that these facts about Gov. Sam Brownback need … Continue reading

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Parsons Sun letter to the editor tells truth about ed funding

This is an editorial that will never be reprinted by the Wichita Eagle editorial board. Dennis Depew, a respected attorney, has the integrity to tell the truth about state funding for education. He rightly states that “it is disingenuous and factually … Continue reading

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Poverty in Kansas declining, below national average

According to a recent report from the Kansas Department for Children and Families, the poverty rate in Kansas is not only declining, but is below the national average. As Chairman of the Federal and State Affairs committee, I see that … Continue reading

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