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    Choosing which crimes to prosecute comes to Kansas on election bribery

    The Ellis County Attorney’s decision to not prosecute election bribery signals that the trend of picking and choosing which crimes to prosecute is no...

    Taxpayer exposes Olathe school board president’s bullying, misinformation tactics

    The Olathe school district says it won't tolerate bullying and harmful behavior, which should also apply to school board members.  But school board president...

    Johnson County officials effectively propose big rent hikes

    County Commissioner Becky Fast is on record saying affordable housing options are a top concern for her constituents, but odds are that she will...

    Food sales tax would be almost gone but for Kelly’s 2019...

    Guess what the state sales tax on food would be this coming New Year’s Day if Kansas Governor Laura Kelly had signed HB 2033...

    SMSD justifies transgender discussions with kindergarteners

    A PTA meeting for Trailwood Elementary in the Shawnee Mision school district disclosed the district’s rationale for discussing transgender and sex issues with kindergartners...

    KS Commission on racial equity ignores educational discrimination

    How's this for hypocrisy?  The final report from Kansas Governor Laura Kelly's Commission on Racial Equity & Justice conveniently ignores what may be the...

    Topeka super Tiffany Anderson misleads parents on student achievement

    To hear Topeka Superintendent Tiffany Anderson talk about student achievement in her district, you would think it is pretty good overall.  But as is...

    Things worth fighting for: individual liberty, America, civilization

    It is fashionable in the midst of Russia’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine to call for bans on all things Russian, even including individuals.  Such...

    KC Star pushes Kelly for governor with school funding lie

    A guest column in today’s Kansas City Star by a retired teacher makes an outrageously false claim about school funding to promote Laura Kelly...

    KC Star makes false accusations on Parents Bill of Rights

    Yesterday, a Kansas City Star article alleging that the Parents Bill of Rights legislative hearings wasn’t fair to transparency opponents made several false claims....

    Rep. Jarrod Ousley, SM Post deceive parents on school choice

    A recent column in the Shawnee Mission Post by Rep. Jarrod Ousley (D-Merriam) misrepresents the truth about civil rights, school choice, and other issues. ...

    KPI supports teacher merit pay, school boards opposed

    A legislative proposal to earmark about $50 million of school funding for teacher merit pay is being opposed by the Kansas Association of School...