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2006 Session - June through December

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to INSURANCE, June through December, 2006.

The Clippings books are available for use in the library. You may photocopy articles from the books. If you have questions regarding this collection please feel free to contact State Library staff. Contact information is found at the top and bottom of this page.

The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue

ARTICLES ON INSURANCE, June through December, 2006

Phyllis J. Zorn
Insurance commissioner will lead Hays workshop
Hays Daily News, 6/19/2006

Sandy Praeger
Insurance: A vital form of financial security at every life stage
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 6/18/2006 [Newsbank article]

Julius A. Karash
More kids have health insurance
Kansas City Star, 8/10/2006 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Citizenship rules may hurt, poor children, advocates say
Lawrence Journal World, 8/14/2006

Dave Ranney
Panel: More children need health coverage
Lawrence Journal World, 8/16/2006

Sandy Praeger
College health insurance needs
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 8/18/2006

Value Blue health plan for uninsured
Chanute Tribune, 8/23/2006 [Newsbank article]

Sandy Praeger
Facts of life' tips for Kansas consumers
Winfield Daily Union, 9/20/2006

Sandy Praeger
Make an informed decision
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 10/14/2006

Scott Rothschild
Health care leaders back Sebelius' plan
Lawrence Journal World, 11/17/2006

John Hanna
Sebelius: New Medicade rules could be costly
No Newspaper Available, 11/30/2006

Dave Stephens
Don't wait to change your Medicare plan
Hutchinson News, 12/2/2006 [Newsbank article]

Deb Gruver
Car insurance is cheaper in Kansas
Wichita Eagle, 12/6/2006 [Newsbank article]

Sandy Praeger
Do homework on 2007 open enrollment for Medicare Part D prescription drug program
Winfield Daily Courier, 12/6/2006

Mark Fagan
Driven to save on insurance
Lawrence Journal World, 12/7/2006

Mike Casey
Insurance companies service or shenanigans? Complaints burn customers trust
Kansas City Star, 12/10/2006 [Newsbank article]

Terry Rombeck
Health quandary what's at stake legislators concerned Kansas money will flow into Missouri
Lawrence Journal World, 12/10/2006

Tom Bell
Insurance rates reflect a blessing
Salina Journal, 12/10/2006 [Newsbank article]

Mark Morris
Background checks are spotty scam artists prey on insurance firms
Kansas City Star, 12/11/2006

David Klepper
Insurance complaints oversight is all too of ten an oversight
Kansas City Star, 12/12/2006

More oversight necessary for insurance industry
Kansas City Star, 12/13/2006 [Newsbank article]

Praeger is president-elect of national association
Wichita Eagle, 12/14/2006 [Newsbank article]

Mike Casey and David Klepper
Lawmakers see a need for reforming insurance
Kansas City Star, 12/16/2006 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Insurance costs surpassing wages
Junction City Daily Union, 12/19/2006

Sarah St. John
Insurance costs outpace wages
Olathe Daily News, 12/20/2006

Emerson Lynn Jr
Kansas may tackle health care costs [opinion]
Iola Register, 12/21/2006

Associated Press
Insurance costs rising five times faster than wages
Iola Register, 12/21/2006



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