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Opinion: Facts essential to useful discourse
April 26, 2015
“Obama is a Muslim,” it said. “That is a FACT.” As best I can recall — my computer ate the email — that was how the key line went in a reader missive that had me doing a double take last week. It was not the outlandish assertion that struck me but, rather, the emphatic claim of its veracity. We’re talking Shift-Lock and all-caps so there would be no mistaking: “Obama is a Muslim. That is a FACT.”
Opinion: Graham will add wit, ideas to race
April 26, 2015
In 1994, Lindsey Graham, then a 39-year-old South Carolina legislator, ran for Congress in a district that he said had not elected a Republican since Union guns made it do so during Reconstruction. He promised that in Washington he would be “one less vote for an agenda that makes you want to throw up.” He was elected to the Senate in 2002 and soon almost certainly will join the Republican presidential scramble, enlivening it with his quick intelligence, policy fluency, mordant wit and provocative agenda.
Editorial: Not promising
A former state budget director says the current budget crisis is worse than what the state faced in the Great Recession, and no one seems to know how that crisis will be addressed.
April 26, 2015
It’s hard to see how final negotiations on next year’s state budget are going to end well for the state.
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 25, 2015
April 26, 2015
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of April 25, 2015
Feilhaber scores in stoppage time; Sporting KC ties Houston
April 26, 2015
Benny Feilhaber scored from distance in stoppage time and Sporting Kansas City rallied to tie the Houston Dynamo 4-4 on Saturday night.