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Defying GOP, Obama vetoes Keystone XL pipeline bill

The Koch brothers own a huge % of Canadian tar sand lands and have said they plan to spend $1 billion on the 2016 campaign. The first bill the new Repug congress passed was the Keystone Pipeline. MERE COINCIDENCE??

February 24, 2015 at 5:12 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

State Rep. Peck takes on critics in debate over university professor columns

Politicians with thin skins should find another line of work.

February 19, 2015 at 10:11 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Letter: Pavilion benefit

No one is saying it isn't a nice facility that will be used by a number of people, but there are lots of questions about the process and way it was rushed through that have far reaching ramifications. I'm not sure an audit commissioned by the same people who rammed it through will answer all the questions.

February 18, 2015 at 10:20 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Saturday Column: Congressional debates reflect lack of trust in Obama

Congress(both houses controlled by R's) don't want to take any position on confronting ISIS or fighting terrorism, they just want to criticize Obama for whatever he does.

February 14, 2015 at 9:08 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Kansas judiciary shows little racial diversity

A sad and disturbing story, but leads me to wonder how racially diverse is the editorial staff at the LJW?

February 8, 2015 at 10:35 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Letter: Not so simple

The problem is not the formula that's simple, it's our governor and legislators

February 4, 2015 at 9:03 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Letter: Editorial orders?

"Simons is a superb writer,..." I hope the LTE writer's tongue doesn't cramp up from being so firmly in his cheek.

January 28, 2015 at 11:21 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Sin tax increases could hurt wallets, but unlikely to curb vices, Lawrencians say

Larry, Kansasans had their chance in November, but let it get away. Now we suffer even more.

January 25, 2015 at 4:52 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Commissioners concerned that Wicked Broadband is trying to manipulate process ahead of key vote

I'm reminded of the story of the guy who murdered both of his parents and then asked the court for mercy because he was an orphan.

January 24, 2015 at 8:41 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

President Obama drops in on Lawrence preschool before speech

It's great to see recognition for a very well run program.

January 22, 2015 at 7:37 p.m. ( | suggest removal )