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Six States Win $839 Million Judgment in Obamacare Lawsuit

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 2:00pm 8/26/2018 at 2:00pm

Despite the fact Obamacare hasn’t been “repealed and replaced” as promised by GOP members of the Congress, six states have just won a multi-state lawsuit against the tax policies implemented by Obamacare.

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Kansas Sheriff Deputy Killed, Another in Critical Condition in Shooting Near Courthouse

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 15, 2018 at 3:43pm 6/15/2018 at 3:43pm
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One Kansas sheriff deputy died and another is in critical condition after a shooting near a courthouse in Kansas City, KS. From CBS News:

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Kansas Democrat Andrea Ramsey Drops From U.S. House Race Due to Sexual Harassment Allegations

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 15, 2017 at 2:56pm 12/15/2017 at 2:56pm
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Democrat Andrea Ramsey from Kansas has decided to drop out of the race to challenge Rep. Kevin Yoder’s (R-KS) seat due to sexual harassment accusations. She even had the back of Emily’s List. From The Kansas City Star:

Andrea Ramsey, a Democratic candidate for Congress, will drop out of...

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U. Kansas Turning Point President Wants ‘Divisive Rhetoric’ to End on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 28, 2017 at 10:30am 8/28/2017 at 10:30am
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On Saturday, I blogged how professors at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln harassed the president of the university’s chapter of Turning Point, a conservative organization, as she recruited new members.

Alex Dwyer, the president of the University of Kansas’s chapter, spoke out about the collapse of campus activism

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Report: Kansas Welfare Reforms Reduced State Welfare Recipients By 78%

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 27, 2017 at 1:00pm 8/27/2017 at 1:00pm
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Kansas governor Sam Brownback (R) has implemented a series of welfare reforms that have helped Kansas individuals and families leave welfare for better-paying jobs.

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Welfare reform implemented in Kansas caused individuals to reenter the labor force while earning higher incomes, according to a report from the Foundation for...

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Republican Wins Kansas Special House Election

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 7:00am 4/12/2017 at 7:00am
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Kansas Treasurer Ron Estes won the special election in the 4th district against Democratic civil rights attorney James Thompson. Estes won with 52% of the vote.

Democrats tried to spin the win into a positive because the margin of victory was small. Naturally, many members of the political media...

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Three House Special Elections To Watch: Kansas, Georgia, Montana

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 6:30pm 4/8/2017 at 6:30pm
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As we learned from Scott Brown’s (R-MA) supermajority-breaking special election win in January of 2010, special elections can and sometimes do serve as harbingers for midterms.  There are three upcoming special elections to replace House members who have joined President Trump’s cabinet, and each is turning out to be unexpectedly challenging...

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