Millions of American voters are unimpressed, or even repelled, by the presumptive nominees of the two major parties. Democrat Hillary Clinton has abundant experience that would be useful if she is elected. She also, however, has failed to convince Americans .
How about that! Gov. Sam Brownback, whose policies have undermined public schools in Kansas and have led to an unprecedented clash over school finance with the Kansas Supreme Court, is now posing as champion of those schools. The governor on .
Now that the rain has eased and the temperatures are rising, it’s time to turn to a couple of traditional summer pastimes in this community. We refer to afternoons at area swimming pools and Friday evenings at Arts in .
We offer belated congratulations to the Valley Heights High School girls’ track team for the state championship its members won over the weekend in Wichita. State championships are big deals, even — perhaps especially — in small schools. And Valley Heights Junior-Senior .
“Sine die,” the formal adjournment of the Kansas Legislative session and usually a formality, will be more than that when legislators gather Wednesday. Several unrelated issues remain. Most important is school finance, but the rights of transgender students in public .
Kansas House Speaker Ray Merrick must not know the difference between politicking and political courage. He’s adept at the former. He launched into another round of politicking when he learned that the Kansas Supreme Court had — yet again and .
Huffington Post a few days ago ran a feature on things to do this Memorial Day for less than $30. They included going camping, enjoying a day in a park or at the beach, hosting a wine and cheese party, going .
It was just a little accident of timing, but it revealed how little progress Democrats have made in advancing the nomination of Judge Merrick Garland to the U.S. Supreme Court. The mistake also reveals the sham that is the .
Hillary Clinton violated State Department rules in using a home e-mail server for official business and did a poor job of preserving federal records when she was this country’s Secretary of State. Hardly the behavior of someone who wants .
The 5.81-percent tuition increase that Kansas State University proposes to charge students this fall isn’t much of a surprise. KSU and the other Kansas Board of Regents institutions released plans to increase tuition the same day that Gov. Sam .
Americans who were glad to learn that Akhtar Mohammad Mansour, the leader of the Taliban, had been killed over the weekend in a drone strike in Pakistan ought to realize that not even U.S. leaders are sure what it .
For most area adults, this is just another Monday in May. For hundreds of others, especially certain young adults, this is the first Monday since they became high school graduates. (For others who graduated last week, of course, it’s .
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