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Congressional Delegation (Kansas)

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 CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION (KANSAS), 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 U.S. CONGRESSMEN (Kansas delegation), June through December, 2006

J-W Staff Reports
Senator seeks land release for grazing
Lawrence Journal World, 6/1/2006

Chad Lawhorn
Kansas congressmen support 32nd St. route
Lawrence Journal World, 6/2/2006

Alan Bjerga
Senator tries to aid maker of potty seats
Wichita Eagle, 6/5/2006 [Newsbank article]

Congressional briefing
Lawrence Journal World, 6/12/2006

Alan Bjerga
Senator says flag deserves respect
Wichita Eagle, 6/15/2006 [Newsbank article]

Mark Fagan
Senator has beef with ban
Lawrence Journal World, 6/21/2006

Alan Bjerga
Federal fight may slow city projects
Wichita Eagle, 7/4/2006 [Newsbank article]

Todd Tiahrt
Jailing media leakers is not 'authoritarian'
Wichita Eagle, 7/8/2006

Foster Klug
Senator: Human rights in N. Korea a concern
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/20/2006

Alan Bjerga
Senators to consider waste panel
Wichita Eagle, 7/24/2006 [Newsbank article]

Alan Bjerga
Tiahrt waste bill may get House vote today
Wichita Eagle, 7/27/2006 [Newsbank article]

Matt Stearns
Obstacles not enough to rush Brownback's looming decision
Kansas City Star, 7/31/2006

Joel Mathis
Experts warn against senator's bill
Lawrence Journal World, 8/4/2006

Pat Roberts
Americans deserve facts about U.S. involvement in Iraq
Kansas City Star, 8/5/2006 [Newsbank article]

Eyobong Ita and Edie Hall
NAACP lauds Moore for support
Kansas City Star, 8/6/2006 [Newsbank article]

Randy Scholfield
Stand up Roberts needs to keep up demands
Wichita Eagle, 8/6/2006 [Newsbank article]

Matthew Daly
Brownback bill blocks suicide aid
Wichita Eagle, 8/16/2006 [Newsbank article]

Institute gives Brownback braille flag
Wichita Eagle, 8/17/2006 [Newsbank article]

Mary Clarkin
Sen. Roberts discusses leaks in McPherson
Hutchinson News, 8/17/2006 [Newsbank article]

Foss Farrar
Ark City dedicates its levee
Winfield Daily Courier, 8/19/2006

Mark McCormick
Brownback took stands, and it stung
Wichita Eagle, 8/20/2006 [Newsbank article]

Alan Bjerga
Partisanship skulks into Wikipedia
Wichita Eagle, 8/23/2006 [Newsbank article]

Dave Ranney
Student's art receives D.C. honor
Lawrence Journal World, 8/24/2006

Phyllis Jacobs Griekspoor
Moran to visit railroad site to see tax credits at work
Wichita Eagle, 9/8/2006 [Newsbank article]

Bill Blankenship
Politicians explain obstacles
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/10/2006

Bill Blankenship
Roberts: America safer
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/11/2006

Randy Scholfield
Speak out Brownback should oppose torture
Wichita Eagle, 9/20/2006 [Newsbank article]

James Carlson
Brownback studying interrogation rules
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/21/2006

Alan Bjerga
Cancer survivors push for research funding
Kansas City Star, 9/21/2006 [Newsbank article]

Alan Bjerga
Ex-Sedgwick Co. attorney dies
Wichita Eagle, 9/21/2006 [Newsbank article]

Alan Bjerga
Congressional staff can make big bucks
Wichita Eagle, 9/22/2006 [Newsbank article]

Earmark transparency
Hutchinson News, 9/23/2006 [Newsbank article]

Senator named business 'guardian'
Lawrence Journal World, 10/3/2006

Mary Clarkin
Kansas politicians react to congressional scandal
Hutchinson News, 10/6/2006 [Newsbank article]

Maverick in our midst?
Hutchinson News, 10/6/2006 [Newsbank article]

The Capital-Journal
Kassebaum Baker and noted author to speak this weekend at Topeka library
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/11/2006

Chris Moon
Ryun a neighbor to Florida rep
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/13/2006

Bill Blankenship
Ex-senator speaks out
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/16/2006

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Nancy Kassebaum Baker refreshing [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/20/2006

Scott Rothschild
Moore, Boyda vote in support of Pelosi, Hoyer
Lawrence Journal World, 11/18/2006

Associated Press
Senator leaves nominee in limbo
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/27/2006

Jan Biles
Harold Stones still a 'political junkie'
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/28/2006

J-W Editorials
Roberts' future [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 11/28/2006

Matt Stearns
Brownback pulls his family's money out of Sudan
Kansas City Star, 11/29/2006 [Newsbank article]

Matt Stearns
Brownback urges states to divest from business in Sudan
Wichita Eagle, 11/29/2006 [Newsbank article]

Washington D.C. Moore announces changes to D.C. staff
Lawrence Journal World, 12/1/2006

More room, encouraging words for Brownback
Wichita Eagle, 12/1/2006 [Newsbank article]

Matt Stearns
Roberts to end tenure on panel
Kansas City Star, 12/1/2006 [Newsbank article]

Matt Stearns
Roberts set to depart Intelligence Committee
Lawrence Journal World, 12/1/2006

Matt Stearns
Officials: Roberts to quit panel
Wichita Eagle, 12/1/2006 [Newsbank article]

Jim Sullinger
Democratic shift buoys lawmaker
Kansas City Star, 12/2/2006 [Newsbank article]

Bill Roy
Many decisions require serious thought
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/2/2006

Mary Clarkin
Brownback 'very close' to revealing plans for 2008
Hutchinson News, 12/2/2006 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
Brownback forms committee
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/5/2006 [Newsbank article]

Matt Stearns and David Goldstein
Brownback will the right pick him!
Wichita Eagle, 12/5/2006 [Newsbank article]

Matt Stearns and David Goldstein
Brownback eyes White House
Kansas City Star, 12/5/2006 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Kansas political observers see uphill battle
Lawrence Journal World, 12/5/2006

Sam Hananel
Senator getting serious
Hutchinson News, 12/5/2006 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Brownback reaches out to Iowans
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/6/2006

Editorial Board
Brownback's poor timing
Hutchinson News, 12/6/2006 [Newsbank article]

Mike Glover
Brownback: Republicans need to focus on energizing base
Lawrence Journal World, 12/6/2006

Mike Hendricks
Campaign drawback faced by Brownback
Kansas City Star, 12/6/2006 [Newsbank article]

Rick Montgomery
'Brownback who?' makes his way to Iowa dinner
Kansas City Star, 12/6/2006

Tiahrt loses out
Kansas City Star, 12/7/2006 [Newsbank article]

Sam Hananel
Tiahrt loses race to lead conservative group
Lawrence Journal World, 12/7/2006

Political [cartoon]
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/7/2006

Sam Hananel
Roberts wants to leave Intelligence panel
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/8/2006

Tim Carpenter
Senator says he'll win race
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/8/2006 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Some say senator has changed his tune on abortion
Lawrence Journal World, 12/8/2006

Looks like Roberts is leaving
Wichita Eagle, 12/9/2006 [Newsbank article]

Brownback may lift hold on judicial nominee
Wichita Eagle, 12/9/2006 [Newsbank article]

Brownback: Judge should avoid gay marriages cases
Lawrence Journal World, 12/9/2006

Bill Roy
Ideology isn't all Brownback has going
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/9/2006

Jim Ryun
GOP still has much to offer
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/10/2006

Michael Kunzelman
Brownback pushes faith while in prison
Wichita Eagle, 12/10/2006

Bill Roy
Don't underestimate Brownback's chances
Wichita Eagle, 12/10/2006 [Newsbank article]

Michael Kunzelman
Sam spends night in slam
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/10/2006

Michael Kunzelman
Senator call for religion in prisons
Lawrence Journal World, 12/10/2006

Michael Kunzelman
Brownback takes faith based message to prison
Hutchinson News, 12/10/2006 [Newsbank article]

The News Staff
Moran's district director resigns, accepts position in Hutchinson
Hutchinson News, 12/10/2006 [Newsbank article]

Has Brownback always been pro-life? Does it matter?
Wichita Eagle, 12/11/2006

Jim Ryun
Ryun reflects on tenure
Lawrence Journal World, 12/11/2006

Mike Glover
Brownback: GOP has room for gay rights backers
Lawrence Journal World, 12/13/2006

James Carlson
Boyda lands Armed Services seat
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/13/2006

Mike Glover
Brownback: GOP has room for gay rights backers
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/13/2006

No gay weddings in Brownback's 'big tent'
Wichita Eagle, 12/14/2006 [Newsbank article]

J-W Staff Reports
Boyda gets Armed Services Committee seat
Lawrence Journal World, 12/14/2006

J-W Staff Reports
Roberts leaving Senate Intelligence Committee
Lawrence Journal World, 12/14/2006

Roberts escapes intelligence squabbles
Wichita Eagle, 12/15/2006 [Newsbank article]

Sam Hananel
Roberts unlikely to support Brownback
Lawrence Journal World, 12/15/2006

Sam Hananel
Leaning toward McCain?
Hutchinson News, 12/15/2006 [Newsbank article]

Jim Ryun
GOP needs to regain its principles and voters trust
Kansas City Star, 12/16/2006 [Newsbank article]

Bill Roy
Was Ryun's appearance goodbye or hello?
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/16/2006

Tim Carpenter
Roberts doesn't alarm senator
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/16/2006

Will Roberts really forsake Brownback?
Wichita Eagle, 12/16/2006 [Newsbank article]

Matt Stearns
Brownback get fundraising boost
Wichita Eagle, 12/17/2006 [Newsbank article]

Matt Stearns
Brownback's big backer
Kansas City Star, 12/17/2006 [Newsbank article]

Pat Roberts
Keep politics out of intelligence debate
Wichita Eagle, 12/17/2006 [Newsbank article]

Bill Roy
Ryun works Topeka audience, too late
Iola Register, 12/18/2006

Mike Penner
2nd congressional district Boyda vows to focus on service
Lawrence Journal World, 12/18/2006

Associated Press
South Carolina Brownback touts his conservative values
Lawrence Journal World, 12/22/2006

Seanna Adcox
Brownback courts conservatives in early-voting
Wichita Eagle, 12/22/2006 [Newsbank article]

Seanna Adcox
Brownback says his values set him apart
Hutchinson News, 12/22/2006 [Newsbank article]

Two join Brownback
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/22/2006

Roberts tried pulling strings
Wichita Eagle, 12/23/2006 [Newsbank article]

Pat Roberts
Western Front Roberts on finance
Hutchinson News, 12/24/2006

Moran has beef with S. Korea
Lawrence Journal World, 12/25/2006

Associated Press
Moran: S. Korea trade talks should hinge on beef stance
Hutchinson News, 12/25/2006

A judicial roadblock only the GOP base could love
Wichita Eagle, 12/26/2006 [Newsbank article]

Sam Hananel
Roles shift with power
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/26/2006

Jeff Wilson
Former President Gerald Ford dies
Lawrence Journal World, 12/27/2006

William Neikirk
President Gerald Ford dies at age 93
Wichita Eagle, 12/27/2006

Rest in peace: 1913-2006 Kansas backed Ford in 1976
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/28/2006

Calvin Woodward and Laurie Kellman
State funeral planned for Ford
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/28/2006

Mike Hall
Dole speaks of Ford's qualities
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/28/2006

Rhonda Holman
Right man Ford was just what nation needed
Wichita Eagle, 12/28/2006 [Newsbank article]

Eagle News Service
Presidential funeral Ford rites to span the nation
Wichita Eagle, 12/28/2006 [Newsbank article]

Annie Calovich
Dole: Ford 'a regular kind of guy'
Wichita Eagle, 12/28/2006 [Newsbank article]

David Broder
Ford set a standard for civility in politics
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/28/2006

Mike Hall
President's daughter Susan interned at C-J
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/28/2006

Darlene Superville
Remembering Ford
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/28/2006

Ford legacy
Lawrence Journal World, 12/28/2006

Scott Rothschild
Late president ties to Kansas, Lawrence were many and varied
Lawrence Journal World, 12/28/2006

Calvin Woodward and Laurie Kellman
Honoring his life
Hutchinson News, 12/28/2006

Mary Clarkin
Most notable W. Kansas stop came to Russell
Hutchinson News, 12/28/2006

J-W Staff and Wire Reports
Citizens pay tribute to late president
Lawrence Journal World, 12/29/2006

J-W Staff Reports
State offices, KU will be closed Tuesday to honor Gerald Ford
Lawrence Journal World, 12/30/2006



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