Journal-World Editorials

Editorial: Welcoming KU’s new leader
As Dr. Doug Girod takes the reins as chancellor, here are some issues we’re paying particular attention to.
July 10, 2017
Keep your eyes open for an important Jayhawk sighting in Lawrence. Dr. Douglas Girod has begun his tenure as the new chancellor of the University of Kansas.
Editorial: Shelter’s request makes sense
County should consider funding shelter’s plan to use warehouse to house guests on cold nights.
July 5, 2017
The Lawrence Community Shelter’s request for funding to modify its warehouse to provide additional space for overnight guests on cold nights is reasonable.
Editorial: Governor must get on board
It’s time for Gov. Sam Brownback and his administration to accept the Legislature’s budget plan.
July 3, 2017
It is time for Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and his administration to accept that they lost the battle in 2017.