Journal-World Editorials

Editorial: Teaching diversity
The Lawrence school district is to be commended for trying to make its staff reflect the demographics of the community.
October 12, 2016
The Lawrence school district should work to recruit and hire more diversity among its staff with specific emphasis on classroom teachers.
Editorial: Spencer praise
The newly renovated Spencer Museum of Art is a credit to KU and the whole Lawrence community.
October 9, 2016
The recently completed $8 million renovation of the Spencer Museum of Art at the University of Kansas is a boost for the university and the community of Lawrence.
Editorial: Revenue insult
A proposal to essentially keep state revenue reports private is nonsensical, political and beneath the dignity of the office of governor.
October 6, 2016
Gov. Sam Brownback’s insistence on maintaining a set of fiscal policies that consistently puts the Kansas budget in peril has infuriated many.
Editorial: Budget alarm
The ever-widening hole in the state budget should be deeply concerning to every Kansan.
October 5, 2016
The Kansas Department of Revenue’s latest tax revenue report is nothing short of deeply concerning.