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Brownback’s Austerity, and Its Devastating Effects on Kansas’ Working Poor

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Sam Brownback made a commitment in 2011: to serve the state of Kansas as its governor. It was a commitment to all who live in the state, rich and poor alike. But many of Brownback’s promises to the state’s poor residents have been broken.

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Anti-Choicers Look Toward Special Session to Pass Heartbeat Ban in Kansas

The ban received a hearing during the regular session, but now anti-choice activists would like to see it receive a vote.

The ban received a hearing during the regular session, but now anti-choice activists would like to see it receive a vote.

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Kansas Governor Signs Massive Omnibus Anti-Choice Bill Into Law

An AP investigation of sexual assault cases at U.S. military bases in Japan reveals erratic application of justice, and the senator suspects there's more to be found stateside.

Life in Kansas officially legally begins at fertilization thanks to the governor’s signature on a far-reaching anti-choice bill.

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Kansas Republicans Continue Their Assault on the Poor With New Punitive Drug Testing Mandates

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Advancing policies for the benefit of the rich, whilst kicking the poor among us in the teeth, is a mainstay of the Republican Party.

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Kansas Law Banning Private Insurance Coverage for Abortion Will Stand

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The ACLU has dropped its legal challenge to a Kansas law prohibiting private insurance from covering the cost of abortions.

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Brownback’s Faux-Life Reality: Kansas Kids Denied a Place—and a Future—at the Table of Privilege

I am concerned that despite the nation avoiding a Romney Presidency, his fiscal pursuits are alive and well and are being implemented in red states across the nation. The poorest citizens of those states will bear the burden of these policies. No one should go hungry, while others dine at the table of privilege.

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Kansas Pays Lots of Money To Defend Abortion Restrictions, But It Gets The Governor Speaking Gigs

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Don’t consider it wasted money, Kansas!  Consider it an investment in your governor’s career.

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Doctor Brownback and His Unlicensed “Medical Legislators” Push Through Mega Abortion Restriction Bill

When Representative Lance Kinzer introduced the bill he stated, “This is what I did over my summer vacation.”  He should have gone to Disney World instead, since he appears to be related to Mickey Mouse.

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Brownback, The Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing, Attacks Single Mothers and the Poor

Governor Brownback , like a wolf in sheep’s clothing, speaks about goals such as reducing childhood poverty while passing laws that actually deepen poverty throughout the state.

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