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Kansas Republicans’ Attempt To Set $25 ATM Limit For Poor Backfires; May Cost State $100 Million

Kansas Republicans’ Attempt To Set $25 ATM Limit For Poor Backfires; May Cost State $100 Million

Gov. Brownback’s fanatical war on the poor backfires yet again, this time to the tune of $100 million. How much longer will Kansas voters keep supporting him?

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Wisconsin GOP Passes Bill Banning Poor People From Buying Shellfish, Potatoes And Ketchup

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Wisconsin Republicans are following through with their plan to be the cruelest state in the nation when it comes to the way poor people are treated.

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Kansas Furniture Store Owner Closes Shop, Calling Town ‘Obamaville’ And ‘Candy A**’ (IMAGES)

Kansas Furniture Store Owner Closes Shop, Calling Town ‘Obamaville’ And ‘Candy A**’ (IMAGES)

And people in the town celebrated their leaving.

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Kansas REPUBLICANS Pass Common Sense Bill Uber Opposed, So Uber Leaves Kansas In A Huff

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Even Republicans think these regulations make sense, but apparently, Uber doesn’t care about the public’s safety.

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Mic Drop: Kansas Server Tells Gov. Brownback Just Where To Stick His Tip… Public Schools

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Chloe Hough also said she wasn’t trying to be nasty. “I just knew I had to say something, or I would regret it.”

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Kansas Crippled As GOP Tax Cuts Fail To Magically Boost Economy

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Kansas Republicans sold tax cuts for the wealthy as the stimulus they needed to increase state revenues. Their plan has utterly failed.

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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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