Sunday, January 19, 2020

Kansas February Revenue Numbers Shrink Shortfall

Kansas revenues beat projections for the fourth month in a row, the Kansas Department of Revenue announced March 1. The state collected $28.4 million more in February 2017 than it did the year before. "I...

Is “Ferguson Effect” Still Claiming Kansas City Lives?

On Tuesday evening, as reported by 41 KSHB, the police found a man shot to death on what locals have taken to calling "The Felony Freeway," namely Highway 71 as it rolls through Kansas...
Wichita

ABC News Spotlights Wichita’s Response to Trump Speech

ABC News visited Wichita as part of its "Listening to America" series. The tour seeks to share how Americans feel about the country's direction. The national news organization visited the city, nicknamed the Emerald City, to...

Hispanic Affairs Commission Page Misleads

A dead Facebook page for the Kansas Hispanic and Latino American Affairs Commission, or KHLAAC, appears to be politicking on behalf on a Democratic Congressional candidate. On Feb. 27, someone shared the James Thompson...

40 Days for Life Rally Begins Ash Wednesday in Overland Park

  From March 1 to April 9, there will be a 12-hour a day vigil kept daily at the Center for Women's Health abortion facility. According to organizers, this is part of a groundbreaking, coordinated...

Trump Rally Scheduled March 4

Cheryl Degler hasn’t been politically active most of her life, though she recalls her mother working for Republicans when she was a child. As an adult, the Overland Park native registered to vote about...
raining cash

Wichita Super to Earn Double Governor’s Salary

The Wichita USD 259 Board of Education will pay its newest superintendent more than double what the Kansas Governor earns in a single year. School board members unanimously approved a three-year contract for Alicia Thompson....

The Sky Hasn’t Fallen–Top 20 Area Public Elementary Schools All in Johnson County

According to the educational ranking service, Niche, as reported by the Kansas City Business Journal, Johnson County public elementary schools, specifically Blue Valley schools, dominate the metropolitan area's top 25 public school list. Here...

Media Misleads on Moody’s Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service warned that a Gov. Sam Brownback tax increase veto was a "credit negative." The service didn't downgrade or change the state's credit rating, however. In a statement, the credit rating service said...

Missouri State Rep Calls for History of Abortion Exhibit

As reported on Missourinet, Republican state rep Mike Moon from the Springfield area wants to create a display representing the history of abortion in the state museum at the Capitol in Jefferson City. More provocatively, Moon wants the...