July 24, 2024

Keeping Media and Government Accountable.

Tag: Barbara Bollier

Is Barbara Bollier dishonest about school funding or misinformed?

A Sunflower State Journal report about former state senator Barbara Bollier chairing a new political action committee included a wildly…

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Republicans for Bollier break with party on policy, too

Kansas media made a big deal about a ‘Republicans for Bollier’ announcement recently, when a group of Republicans endorsed Barbara…

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Medicaid expansion states have worse COVID-19 results

One of Governor Kelly’s closest allies in the Legislature, state Sen. Barbara Bollier, a retired Mission Hills physician, said one…

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Record 18 legislators score above 90% on 2019 Kansas Freedom Index

Eighteen Kansas House and Senate members scored better than 90% on the 2019 Kansas Freedom Index, besting the previous high of…

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In Kansas, Spike in Suicide Rate Spurs Talk of Gun Control

In the year 2016, 45 percent more people committed suicide in Kansas than did in 1999.  In Missouri that figure…

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Leawood Woman Fighting Cancer Rejects Abortion, Has Healthy Baby Boy

A shout-out to KCTV5 for reporting the story of a Leawood woman who chose to give birth to her child…

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Merriam Dem: Lawmakers Are Constitutionally Obligated to Fund Schools, Not Roads

Schools need to be priority one, Rep. Jarrod Ousley, a Merriam Democrat, told a meeting of several Johnson County lawmakers…

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Catholic Lobbyist: Electing Republicans Doesn’t Guarantee Religious Liberty

Kansas is a case study in the idea that nothing will be fixed if Christians continue voting for Republicans, writes Michael…

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New Spending Should Help Schools, But There’s No Guarantee, Researcher Tells Lawmakers

Jesse Levin, a researcher at the American Institutes for Research, told legislators on Thursday that an education study they commissioned…

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Bollier “Horrified” by Senate Delay on Gun Legislation She Would Change

A gun proposal supported by the National Rifle Association and Moms Demand Action is stalled in the Senate. Senate Majority…

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Proposal Would Create State License for Massage Therapists

  A bill in the Kansas Legislature would create a state license for massage therapists. HB 2557 would require massage therapists to…

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Senate Committee to Examine School Funding Announced

Kansas Senate President Susan Wagle appointed a select committee to examine education funding, following a Kansas Supreme Court decision that…

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