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Brownback says higher sales tax needed in case state loses school finance lawsuit

If the sales tax increase extends at its current rate beyond July 1st, then Brownback in essence will be raising taxes.

Explain yourself.

April 19, 2013 at 5 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Vehicle rolls over near 10th and Mississippi streets

"when it clipped a parked vehicle and rolled over"

This isn't surprising. Motorists routinely park too far from the curb in this particular area, which causes northbound traffic to have to cross the centerline on a regular basis. Perhaps the city should begin ticketing those who do not adequately clear the roadway when standing.

Glad to hear this instance wasn't very serious.

April 7, 2013 at 10:02 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Lawmakers OK repeal of AIDS quarantines ban

This just in, the Kansas Legislature has approved the purchase of several hundred antique cattle cars made in Germany during the 1940s.

April 6, 2013 at 10:40 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Four-year Jayhawk Boulevard construction project could end with re-creation of old tree canopy, new center bike lane

Excellent! Time to give the Texters something new to walk into.

April 5, 2013 at 5:56 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

What street in Lawrence do you think needs the most road work?

W. 7th between Florida & Iowa

March 30, 2013 at 11:03 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Democrats say tax cuts are tax shifts

In your black and white worldview of "giver or taker," what category does the Brownback clan fall into?

"Sen. Sam Brownback, R-Kan. Since 1995, Brownback received about $50,000 in sorghum, wheat and conservation subsidies for his farm in Linn County. Brownback's father and brother have received a total of $605,000 over the same time."

March 24, 2013 at 12:32 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Lawhorn's Lawrence: Lawrence's March Madness of 1912

The way in which you utilize the word "theory" proves you really don't know what you're talking about anyway.

March 24, 2013 at 11:25 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Sweeping abortion bill approved by Kansas House committee

"But state Rep. Allan Rothlisberg, R-Grandview Plaza, opposed it, saying, "If we're having people in the education system, I don't want them involved in any way, shape or manner in killing babies.""

So now they are concerned about education.

March 7, 2013 at 12:40 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Snow more: Winter storm warning issued for Monday, Tuesday

It's even more difficult when non-contributing zeros make snide comments on things they have no experience with.

But you wouldn't know anything about that.

February 24, 2013 at 12:24 p.m. ( | suggest removal )