Post Tagged with: "Kansas"

Mother Writes About How Needing Food Stamps Changed Her And Why She Bought Steak

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It’s a true, sad story that has a happy ending, and it demonstrates precisely why it is wrong to ridicule people who use food stamps as lazy freeloaders who deserve to be punished.

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Kansas Republicans To Tax The Poor To Pay For Disastrous Tax Cuts For The Wealthy

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It’s been three years since Kansas Governor Sam Brownback and his Republican gang enacted steep tax cuts for the rich that have ravaged the state. But now they think taxing the poor is the solution to the problem.

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Teachers Alert Authorities After 11-Year-Old Gives Great Defense Of Medical Marijuana In Class

Teachers Alert Authorities After 11-Year-Old Gives Great Defense Of Medical Marijuana In Class

And police used the boy’s school speech to get a search warrant for his mother’s home.

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Watch The ‘Frozen’ Ringtone Of Republican Pat Roberts Interrupt A Senate Hearing (VIDEO)

Watch The ‘Frozen’ Ringtone Of Republican Pat Roberts Interrupt A Senate Hearing (VIDEO)

“Let it go!”

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Jon Stewart Rips Welfare State Kansas A New One For Punishing The Poor (VIDEO)

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Once again, Kansas Republicans had a starring role on The Daily Show, only to be dumped on by Jon Stewart for their hypocritical war on welfare recipients.

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Larry Wilmore Slams Kansas And Missouri Republicans For Attacking The Poor (VIDEO)

Larry Wilmore Slams Kansas And Missouri Republicans For Attacking The Poor (VIDEO)

Republicans in Kansas and Missouri are waging a cruel war against poor people, and Larry Wilmore refused to let them get away with it.

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Rand Paul Accidentally Proves Why Libertarians Are Jack*sses (IMAGE)

Awwww! I thought I was smarter than THOSE kind of people. Really I did!

It’s so perfect that it could almost be satire. Sadly, it’s 100% real.

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Kansas Bans Common Abortion Procedure Putting Women’s Lives At Risk

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Is this law based on medical science? Hell no! It’s based on making abortions more dangerous for women. Just like Jesus would want.

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Kansas Republican Bill Literally Bans Poor People From Having Lives

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Kansas Republicans have passed a bill that would ban poor people from enjoying most amenities in our modern civilization.

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Statistician Identified Voting Irregularity In Kansas – Sues For Hard Record To Confirm

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The concerns over electronic balloting has been raised in Kansas after Beth Clarkson, a statistician at WSU filed suit to verify a pattern she discovered.

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NRA’s Latest Win: Kansas Gov. Signs Law Allowing Concealed Carry Without Permits (VIDEO)

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Concealed carry with no permits or training required? What could possibly go wrong?

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Paul Krugman: Republicans Are Running A Con Game On America

Oh, you're a billionaire and your feelings are hurt? I feel just TERRIBLE for you! Really!

What do you do when all of your economic predictions turn out to be 100% wrong? You lie. About everything. All the time.

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Kansas Governor Claims Forcing Pregnancy Upon Women Is Good For The Economy (AUDIO)

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The cost of having children is high and there are more people than there are jobs, but Kansas Governor Sam Brownback insists that forcing women to have babies is good for the economy.

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Top Dem Calls For Kansas Official To Step Down, Says He’s ‘The Most Racist Politician In America’ (VIDEO)

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Kansas State Senate Minority Leader Anthony Hensley says Kris Kobach is “the most racist politician in America.” Judging from Kobach’s history and remarks, Hensley could well be right.

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Lunatic Republican: Blacks Will Be Allowed To Break Any Law They Want While Whites Go To Jail (AUDIO)

Lunatic Republican: Blacks Will Be Allowed To Break Any Law They Want While Whites Go To Jail (AUDIO)

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach is worried about the future of America. Specifically, he’s worried about the future of WHITE America.

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Kansas Republicans Strip LGBT Workers Of Anti-Discrimination Protection

Kansas Republicans Strip LGBT Workers Of Anti-Discrimination Protection

Never underestimate the power of right wing bigotry. It’s the core of their ideology.

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‘There’s No Place Like Homophobia’ — Jon Stewart Lambastes Bigots In Alabama And Kansas (VIDEO)

‘There’s No Place Like Homophobia’ — Jon Stewart Lambastes Bigots In Alabama And Kansas (VIDEO)

If Kansas and Alabama thought they could get away with trying to purposefully discriminate against same-sex couples without Jon Stewart destroying them, they were sorely incorrect.

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Gov. Sam Brownback Tried To Turn Kansas Into A Republican Utopia And The Results Are Laughably Bad

Gov. Sam Brownback Tried To Turn Kansas Into A Republican Utopia And The Results Are Laughably Bad

Governor Brownback wanted to turn Kansas into the greatest argument for Republican economics, and instead destroyed the state.

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Paul Krugman Op-Ed: Why Do Republicans Live In A Fantasy Land?

Oh, you're a billionaire and your feelings are hurt? I feel just TERRIBLE for you! Really!

Paul Krugman takes no prisoners.

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Kansas GOP Governor Says He Needs To Slash School Funding After His Tax Cuts Bankrupts Treasury

Kansas GOP Governor Says He Needs To Slash School Funding After His Tax Cuts Bankrupts Treasury

Once again, it is proven that GOP trickle-down economics doesn’t work.

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