Post Tagged with: "Kansas"

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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Kansas Minister Gets Violent Death Threats For Conducting Same-Sex Marriages (VIDEO)

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Bible thumpin’ bigot to Rev. Carter: “I’m going to chop your head off and put it on a stick and carry it around the town square.” WWJD?

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Federal Judge Rejects Anti-Evolution Lawsuit Concocted By Kansas Creationists

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Conservative “Christians” must be fuming in Kansas after a federal judge nixed their latest effort to ban evolution in schools.

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Jewish Center Gunman ‘Wanted To Make Damned Sure I Killed Some Jews Before I Died’

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Frasier Glenn Miller: “I have never felt such exhilaration…Finally, I’d done something.”

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Oklahoma Public School Takes Kids On Creationist Field Trips To Religious Zoo In Kansas (VIDEO)

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An Oklahoma school is under fire for taking kids on a field trip to a Kansas zoo that promotes creationism and Christianity.

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A Week After Re-Electing Brownback, Kansans Find Out He Screwed Them Over Financially A Whole Lot More

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One week after re-electing Sam Brownback as their governor, Kansans are finding out the hard way just how bad of a decision they made.

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Still Think Your Vote Doesn’t Count After Losing The Senate? Here’s Why You’re Wrong

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Progress ALWAYS wins in the end and I’m in it for the long haul. Are you?

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Kansas Suffers Another Tax Revenue Shortfall As Democrat Pulls Ahead Of Brownback In The Polls

Kansas Suffers Another Tax Revenue Shortfall As Democrat Pulls Ahead Of Brownback In The Polls

With only days before one of the most important elections in recent times, Kansas Republican Governor Sam Brownback got seriously bad news that may have just cemented his fate.

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Republican Scheme To Steal Kansas Election Fails, Might Cost Them Control Of The Senate

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Republicans are hard at work openly and aggressively trying to rig an election. It’s not going so well for them.

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Kansas ‘Family Values’ Republicans Resort To Auctioning Off Sex Toys To Fill Budget Hole They Created

Kansas ‘Family Values’ Republicans Resort To Auctioning Off Sex Toys To Fill Budget Hole They Created

The conservative “Christian” philosophy that has dominated the way Kansas has been governed over the years just took a hilariously hypocritical turn.

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This Republican’s Job Growth Claims Are Bull-Sh#t

“[his] proponents pluck out statistics to show that the grand experiment is right on schedule. But early numbers show little evidence that the policy has created jobs — and worries about a looming state budget shortfall could cost Brownback his job come November.”
Photo Credit: VictoryNH: Protect Our Primary, Senator Brownback in Manchester Senator Brownback Proudly Displaying His Protect Our Primary Sticker

I live in Brownbackistan, formerly known as Kansas. We are literally the heart of the country, its true center. And Kansas U.S. Senator, Sam Brownback developed a career path from his family farm to the oval office. All he had to do was turn Kansas into The United States of […]

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Kansas Poll Turns Away 97-Year-Old Voter For No ID

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Last Tuesday, at her Topeka, Kansas polling place, Beth Hiller’s life came full circle. She was denied her right to vote.

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