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Fixing misguided compassion

...so controversial to ask the same of those on the dole?A Kansas bill signed into law Thursday by Republican Gov. Sam Brownback would prohibit the state's Temporary Assistance for Needy Families recipients from spending their taxpayer-funded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-17/fixing-misguided-comp
Big bills to view public documents discourage public access

...information from flowing.Though some states have taken steps to limit the fees, many have not:? In Kansas, Gov. Sam Brownback's office told The Wichita Eagle that it would have to pay $1,235 to obtain records of e-mails between his office...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-14/big-bills-view-public-do
Program that backed Solyndra now showing successes

...was joined by two Kansas officials who voted against the stimulus package: Republicans Sen. Pat Roberts and Gov. Sam Brownback, a former senator."This program, let me say, not only here in Hugoton, but across the board has been a tremendous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-29/program-backed-solyndra-no
GOP will control Congress

...into office, some with tea party support, in 2010 faced fierce challenges in the campaign.Among them: GOP Gov. Sam Brownback in solidly Republican Kansas. But another, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, on the ballot for the third time in four...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-04/gop-will-control-congress
States resist, build nascent insurance markets

...Deutch said at a recent meeting with a handful of navigators.In Kansas, a 2011 law Republican legislators and Gov. Sam Brownback enacted declared that residents can't be forced to buy health insurance or penalized. The measure was largely a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-09-29/states-resist-build-nascen
Video game politics

...vocal critics, has been relatively quiet on the subject since launching her campaign. Instead, Republican candidate Sam Brownback has picked up the gauntlet. The Kansas senator has reintroduced his Truth in Video Game Rating Act, which would require...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/01/ent_118404.shtml
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Calling for a total ban on human cloning

...senators, doctors and anti-abortion leaders at the White House on Wednesday to endorse a ban-cloning bill by Sen. Sam Brownback, R-Kan. All senators are expected to support some kind of ban on human cloning. But they are split between Brownback's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/13/tec_338353.shtml
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$2 billion, and counting, to return shuttles to flight

...O'Keefe, testifying before the Senate Commerce Committee, was pressed on whether that estimate again could rise. Sen. Sam Brownback, R-Kan., who chaired the panel, noted that the space agency still had 10 items left on 15 required improvements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/09/liv_427983.shtml
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Class vs. crass

...Youth in Government" field trip recently to hear Gov. Sam Brownback at the state Capitol when her mind wandered and she...Sullivans of the world can't carry water for people like Sam Brownback. But because they're armed with a smartphone and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2011-12-02/class-vs-crass
Despite convention, Ga. sees little wind power industry

...a Democrat and President Obama also supports the extension, it has backing from Republicans as well. Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback (R) also addressed the convention and called for renewal of the production tax credit as well but with a four-year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-06-04/despite-convention-ga-sees