Archive for Wednesday, January 25, 2012

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Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU women vs. Texas Tech Lawrence High vs. Free State wrestling The day in photos, Jan. 25, 2012
Polls
Two weeks after his state of the state address, which proposal by Gov. Sam Brownback do you think has the best chance of passing the legislature and being signed into law during the 2012 session?

Poll results

Response Percent
Eliminate defined benefit pension plan with defined contribution
 
28%
Cap state spending growth to 2 percent per year
 
28%
Overhaul school finance formula
 
19%
Overhaul tax code
 
14%
Privatize Medicaid
 
8%
Total 267

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Paterno legacy
The stain on Joe Paterno’s legacy may have a positive impact by shining a light on the tragedy of child sexual abuse.
January 25, 2012
Despite a lifetime of greatness, a single failure can leave a lasting stain.