I want to acknowledge my personal gratitude for the tremendous leader and friend that Kansas State University President Kirk Schulz has been over the past seven years. The entire Schulz family — First Lady Noel and sons Tim and Andrew — have .
On March 14, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that Russian troops would be leaving Syria. The Russians claim this withdrawal was completed by March 20. This action raises two questions. The first is how serious are the Russians? When they say withdraw, .
One billion dollars forfeited, with more money lost each day, each hour. Inaction makes the problem worse with every passing minute. Surely such a situation should spur Kansas lawmakers to action. For two years running, Kansas has turned down .
About 40 years ago, Sam Brownback, a student at Kansas State University, en-rolled in my public finance class. So I know that he once was exposed to the principles of a well-functioning tax system. As governor of Kansas, he has certainly .
Fear of the West’s military might — and particularly that of the United States — has colored Russian thought about foreign policy for many years, in part because of the West’s technological prowess. Some observers outside of Russia would argue .
On Feb. 17, a group called the Coalition for Medicare Choices (CMC) announced it was launching a digital advertising campaign to “save Medicare Advantage retiree coverage” and a coast to coast mobilization of its 2 million Medicare Advantage beneficiaries who are contacting .
The weather these days fluctuates and our coat racks remain stocked for whatever extreme we face next. We would like to believe at this point in March that winter is behind us, especially with crocuses and daffodils sprinkling the land-scape. .
One of the most vexing problems U.S. administrations — Democratic and Republican — have faced for the past 50 years has been what to do with North Korea. Most of them have sought a way to handle that country, and while .
In 2012. Gov. Sam Brownback badgered Tim Owens, chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, with a clear message: “Let us change the way we select judges so we can get judges who will vote the way we want them to.” In .
As they go about helping farmers maintain a consistent, reasonably priced food supply, America’s agricultural scientists may soon receive a sign of our country’s confidence in their work. For the first time since Congress created the Agriculture and .
The Kansas Legislature has struggled to balance the state budget in recent years, and some legislators have asserted that the issue is a spending problem. Those who subscribe to this belief feel that education funding is the primary culprit for .
Britain faces an important decision June 23 — a referendum on whether to remain a part of the European Union. However the vote goes, Europe will never be the same; neither, for that matter, will the United Kingdom or the United States. .
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