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Entries Tagged as 'Kansas'

Part Two: K.C. Star Biased?

October 23rd, 2009 · 1 Comment

Yesterday, we shared a post with you that details the selective scrutiny of the Star’s liberal editorial board regarding campaign donations, former governor Sebelius, and a pro abortion PAC. Here’s part two of our series: Neither the staggering influence purchased by ProKanDo, nor the heavy-handed ways in which the power has been wielded since, has […]

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Tags: Kansas · Kansas City · Media Bias

CQ Politics: Republican State of the States 2008: Missouri

August 28th, 2008 · No Comments

By Greg Giroux, CQ Staff Missouri is one of 11 states holding elections for governor this year, and provides what is probably the Democrats’ best chance to capture a Republican-held seat. GOP Gov. Matt Blunt chose to retire rather than face what would have surely been a tough race against Democratic state Attorney General Jay […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Kansas · Rep. Sam Graves

Monday Morning Matchup Podcast: Roe vs Levota

May 5th, 2008 · No Comments

Click here to listen (Courtesy KCMO) Jeff Roe and Phil Levota discuss tomorrow’s Indiana and N. Carolina primaries. The reemergence of Rev Jeremiah Wright. Super delegate Ike Skelton choosing Hillary Clinton. The proposed gas tax holiday.

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Tags: Decision '08 · Jeff Roe · Kansas

KS Lawmaker Opens New Front in Tax-Increase War with MO Senators

September 6th, 2007 · No Comments

By Rob Luke TOPEKA — Kansas Rep. Kenny Wilk is adding more armor for his full-scale attack on a controversial new Missouri law on cross-state taxation. Wilk late last week submitted an unusual opinion request to Kansas Attorney General Paul Morrison. He asked the AG’s opinion on whether a recent Missouri law increasing income taxes […]

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Tags: Kansas · MO Legislature

Slay’s No Einstein

July 11th, 2007 · No Comments

Mayor Slay has been out of the news lately-it works sometimes Funkhouser, try it-but this morning I noticed this at the News-Leader: The St. Louis circuit attorney’s office is changing philosophies. Now, the best prosecutors are going after the worst criminals in the hopes of better combating crime. Well, duh. Only in St. Louis can […]

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Tags: Kansas · Mayor Frances Slay · Mayor Mark Funkhouser · St. Louis

It’s About To Hit The Fan

May 10th, 2007 · No Comments

Sometimes our neighbors’ news is far too rich to ignore. Libertarian talk hosts, Quinn and Rose, broke a story leaked to them from somebody close to Kansas Senator Sam Brownback. According to their source Democrat Gov. Kathleen Sebelius politicized her state’s recent natural disaster while putting Kansas residents lives in limbo Jim Quinn told his […]

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Tags: Kansas