Kansas is ‘one of the most secretive, darkest states’: Why so secret, Kansas? | The Kansas City Star


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Laura Bauer, Judy L. Thomas and Max Londberg/The Kansas City Star, Nov. 12, 2017.
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7 weeks ago by markcoddington
The statement was simple. Factual. A Kansas spokesperson was acknowledging that the state highway department didn’t have the money to rebuild a dangerous…
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8 weeks ago by jrheard
In the past decade, more than 90 percent of the laws passed by the Kansas Legislature have come from anonymous authors. Kansans often had no way of knowing who was pushing which legislation and why, and the topics have included abortion, concealed weapons and school funding. Kansas is one of only a few states that allow the practice.
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8 weeks ago by lemeb
it's a republican wet dream
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8 weeks ago by neurobashing
The statement was simple. Factual. Simple, yes. But in Gov. Sam Brownback’s cash-strapped administration, those were fighting words. Days later, the spokesperson was fired.
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8 weeks ago by dvand5
Kansas, einst und mancherorts auch heute Fiebertraum des konservativen Amerika... …
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8 weeks ago by joha04
Hi America. This is what happens when you let Republicans run your entire government. It's the opposite of freedom.
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9 weeks ago by KateSherrill
Kansas may be the most secretive state in the country, a Kansas City Star investigation shows. And it’s only gotten worse under Gov. Sam Brownback.
9 weeks ago by thenerdscribe
The statement was simple. Factual. Simple, yes. But in Gov. Sam Brownback’s cash-strapped administration, those were fighting words. Days later, the spokesperson was fired. via Pocket
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9 weeks ago by drewcaldwell
The statement was simple. Factual. Simple, yes. But in Gov. Sam Brownback’s cash-strapped administration, those were fighting words. Days later, the spokesperson was fired. via Pocket
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9 weeks ago by Werderbach
RT : ‘One of the most secretive, dark states’: What is Kansas trying to hide?
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9 weeks ago by dwillis
Kansas has the most secretive, unaccountable state government in the country. A staff tour de force.
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9 weeks ago by kinlane
Kansas has the most secretive, unaccountable state government in the country. A staff tour de force.
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9 weeks ago by pjbentley
RT : Kansas runs one of the least transparent governments in the nation. Why so secret?
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9 weeks ago by jrosenau