Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Kansas City Checks & Balances Tonight

Here's another late night news compilation of items related to local leaders confronting push back and criticism

Another Lesson In Kansas Guv Brownback Unpopularity Across The Aisle

Brownback's offer of $600 million to K-12, budget shifts denounced by GOP leaders as reckless

Gov. Sam Brownback layered the final State of the State speech of his career Tuesday with personal reflections on faith and Kansas' innate goodness with an explosive proposal to add $600 million in state aid to public schools that was fiercely denounced by Republicans as financially irresponsible.

Show-Me Jock Guv Teachable Moment

Editorial: Greitens meddled with the education board and created a gigantic mess.

G ov. Eric Greitens boasts that he is a political outsider dedicated to cleaning up the political mess in Jefferson City. His actions, however, are drawn straight from the politics-as-usual playbook. Greitens spent the past several months trying to stack the eight-member state Board of Education with loyalists so he could use their votes to fire the widely respected education commissioner, Margie Vandeven.

Talking Kander After TKC Coverage

Nationwide tax repeal campaign comes to KC

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A nationwide tour pushing for repeal of the recently enacted tax reform changes made a stop here Tuesday. Opponents claim the new federal tax breaks benefit only the wealthy, at the expense of working people.

Contempt For SecState Kobach???

ACLU Wants Kobach Held In Contempt For Skirting Proof-Of-Citizenship Order

The ACLU, in its lawsuit against Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach for his proof-of-citizenship voter registration requirement, signaled it believed Kobach should be held in contempt of court for what the ACLU alleges is his failure to comply with previous orders in the case.

Show-Me Internets Freedom???

McCaskill Paves The Way For A Vote To Reinstate Net Neutrality Rules

Sen. Claire McCaskill just paved the way for a vote to get net neutrality rules reinstated. McCaskill announced Monday she's the 30th co-sponsor of a bill that would reverse the Federal Communications Commission's decision to repeal net neutrality. Continue Reading The bill, which was introduced by Sen.

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Anonymous said...

Two of the top 10 worst governors in the country and yes Kkkris Kkkpbach is totally contemptible.

Anonymous said...

Tony must be auditioning for a editorial job at the Huffington Post.


Way to suck it! said...

I hear there is also an opening at Breitbart.


Anonymous said...

Kander is an idiot and only an idiot would follow him.

Anonymous said...

Not only is Kander an idiot but so are some of the above mindless posters.

How funny that 11:52 is insinuating Kobach is part of the KKK when a branch of the California KKK are democrats.

You stupid liberals need to get your facts straight on the tax issue, Kander is the on who doesn't want you to have any extra money and you fell for it. You're cutting your own throat.

How funny that you idiots don't realize that!