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Members (Kansas Legislators)

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 MEMBERS (KANSAS LEGISLATORS), June through December, 2006.

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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 MEMBERS (Kansas Legislators), June through December, 2006

Mary Pilcher Cook
Protect life [letter to the editor]
Lawrence Journal World, 6/2/2006

Snowbarger takes over pension agency
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/2/2006

George Diepenbrock
Wheat test crop has area farmers optimistic
Lawrence Journal World, 6/14/2006

Scott Rothschild
Ethics commission investigates legislators
Lawrence Journal World, 6/20/2006

Jim Sullinger
Legal, career troubles deepen for lawmaker
Kansas City Star, 6/22/2006 [Newsbank article]

Melodee Hall Blobaum
Two Kansas lawmakers fined
Kansas City Star, 6/23/2006 [Newsbank article]

Ric Anderson
Ethics agency levies $5,000 fine
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/23/2006

Steve Vockrodt
O'Connor fined $5K
Olathe Daily News, 6/23/2006

Patrick Lowry
Oops, she did it again [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 6/23/2006 [Newsbank article]

Mark McCormick
McGinn has big job ahead of her
Wichita Eagle, 6/26/2006 [Newsbank article]

Repeat offender
Lawrence Journal World, 6/27/2006

SEK legislators recognized for perfect attendance
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 7/15/2006

Williams recognized for perfect attendance
Chanute Tribune, 7/15/2006 [Newsbank article]

Christina M. Woods
Museum elects interim president
Wichita Eagle, 7/13/2006 [Newsbank article]

James Hart
Ex-state senator, businessman was 'active' man of the people
Kansas City Star, 8/11/2006 [Newsbank article]

Mark Treaster
Fuss detracts from goal
Hutchinson News, 8/15/2006 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Ex-Kansas legislator tries for California Assembly seat
Lawrence Journal World, 8/19/2006

Umbarger earns Policy-maker of the Year Award
Chanute Tribune, 8/19/2006

John Green
Dave Kerr named chamber president
Hutchinson News, 9/7/2006 [Newsbank article]

Kerr's challenges
Hutchinson News, 9/10/2006 [Newsbank article]

Trimmer gives keynote address at awards banquet
Winfield Daily Courier, 9/12/2006

Umbarger honored for session leadership
Chanute Tribune, 9/16/2006 [Newsbank article]

Kathy Hanks
Celebrity Grape Stomping
Hutchinson News, 9/17/2006 [Newsbank article]

Pat George
Facing America's challenges requires courage and a positive attitude [opinion]
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/19/2006

John Hanna
O'Connor to leave Kansas Senate
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/21/2006

Steve Kraske
Kay O'Connor to resign from Kansas Senate
Kansas City Star, 9/21/2006 [Newsbank article]

Thank you, Kay [opinion]
Olathe Daily News, 9/21/2006

Steve Vockrodt
O'Connor will resign seat with 2 years left
Olathe Daily News, 9/21/2006

Steve Rose
Pres. Ahmadinejad, meet Sen. O'Connor
Johnson County Sun, 9/21/2006

Ric Anderson
Comedians will O'Connor
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/25/2006

Jack "Miles" Ventimiglia
O'Connor a goner? Yep, but she'll stay close
Johnson County Sun, 9/28/2006

Kay O'Connor
Memo deceitful [letter to the editor]
Johnson County Sun, 10/5/2006

Mary Clarkin
Moran, Bethell get champion awards
Hutchinson News, 10/11/2006

O'Connor backs nominee to replace self
Johnson County Sun, 10/12/2006

Randy Scholfield
Dream museum still possible
Wichita Eagle, 10/16/2006 [Newsbank article]

2006 intergovernmental leadership award
Kansas Government Journal, 10/2006

Steve Vockrodt
Replacement chosen for O'Connor
Olathe Daily News, 11/10/2006

Associated Press
Sub named for O'Connor
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/10/2006

Jim Sullinger
Lawmaker is charged by ethics panel
Kansas City Star, 11/17/2006 [Newsbank article]

Chris Moon
Political funds' misuse alleged
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/17/2006 [Newsbank article]

Rhonda Holman
Leadership key decisions in Topeka
Wichita Eagle, 11/25/2006 [Newsbank article]

David Klepper
Three vie for powerful Kansas House position
Kansas City Star, 11/24/2006 [Newsbank article]

Mary Clarkin
Their eyes are on the prize
Hutchinson News, 11/27/2006 [Newsbank article]

Tim Vandenack
Melvin Neufeld
Hutchinson News, 11/27/2006 [Newsbank article]

Mary Clarkin
Kenny Wilk
Hutchinson News, 11/27/2006 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
Flora contests battery charge
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/2/2006

Associated Press
Lawmaker headed to court over fair scuffle
Wichita Eagle, 12/3/2006 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
House member gives up seat to lead health agency
Wichita Eagle, 12/3/2006 [Newsbank article]

House member to resign lead Wichita nonprofit
Hutchinson News, 12/3/2006

Staff and Wire Reports
Lawmaker to head statewide agency
Salina Journal, 12/3/2006

J-W Staff Reports
State group endorses Rep. Sloan's resolutions
Lawrence Journal World, 12/6/2006

John Hanna
Kline registers to vote in Johnson County
Hays Daily News, 12/8/2006

Scott Rothschild
Stricter travel policy not adopted
Lawrence Journal World, 12/14/2006

Jack "Miles" Ventimiglia
Oh, boy, O'Malley: Wins seat, resigns
Johnson County Sun, 12/17/2006

Jack "Miles" Ventimiglia
Focus still public service
Johnson County Sun, 12/17/2006

Bob Sigman
O'Malley earns kudos [opinion]
Johnson County Sun, 12/21/2006

Matt McNabb
Eaton tops to-do list for chamber
Hutchinson News, 12/29/2006 [Newsbank article]

Daniel McCoy
Ruth Luzzati blazed trails for many Kansas women
Wichita Eagle, 12/29/2006 [Newsbank article]

Steve Vockrodt
'Tough lady' leaves politics
Olathe Daily News, 12/29/2006

Chamber leadership
Hutchinson News, 12/31/2006 [Newsbank article]

Ric Anderson
Daily dose Kansans of the year
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/31/2006



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