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Governor’s new education proposal leaves something to be desired

Matthew Kelly

September 8, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Politics

Last Friday, an editorial by Gov. Sam Brownback appeared in The Wichita Eagle.  The article, titled “Working Together on Education Solutions,” encapsulates Brownback’s new plan to revitalize the Kansas school system through tighte...

Trump, Clinton focusing on military, veterans, foreign policy

TJ Rigg

September 8, 2016

Filed under News, Politics

Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump is arguing for an expanded military, while Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is suggesting that Trump is unfit to be commander in chief.Trump already has orders for h...

Volunteers advocate for presidential nominee Bernie Sanders in new downtown Wichita office

Alex Perry

February 18, 2016

Filed under Local, News, Politics

In a small retail space next door to The Donut Whole in downtown Wichita, the official campaign office for the “political revolution” has opened for Democratic presidential nominee Bernie Sanders.The self-described socialis...

Brownback discusses House Bill implications

Staff Reporter

April 14, 2014

Filed under News, Politics

Gov. Sam Brownback said he is considering vetoing legislation this legislative session that would provide an additional $150 million for kindergarten through 12th grade education.This comes after representatives debated and re...