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2006 Session - January through May

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 AGING, 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, January through May, 2006

Addressing a problem
Hutchinson News, 1/5/2006 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
New plan announced for uninsured
Lawrence Journal World, 1/13/2006

Michael Hooper
BCBS plan targets uninsured
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/13/2006

John Hanna
Blue Cross unveils plan for uninsured Kansans
Hutchinson News, 1/13/2006

Phyllis J. Zorn
New BCBS plan designed to close health-care gap
Hays Daily News, 1/13/2006 [Newsbank article]

Sarah Kessinger
Bills aims at Wal-Mart health insurance
Hays Daily News, 1/15/2006 [Newsbank article]

J-W Editorial
Insurance help
Lawrence Journal World, 1/21/2006

Dion Lefler
Conflict kicks off insurance race
Wichita Eagle, 1/21/2006 [Newsbank article]

Annuity sales abuses draw regulatory action
Kansas City Star, 2/12/2006

John Hanna
KCK lawmaker announces plans to run for insurance commissioner
Lawrence Journal World, 3/7/2006

Associated Press
KCK lawmaker running for insurance commissioner
Hutchinson News, 3/7/2006

Tim Carpenter
AAA plan sees fire from lobbyists
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/10/2006

Eber Phelps
Legislators missed opportunity
Hays Daily News, 3/12/2006 [Newsbank article]

Mark Fagan
File insurance claim or fix it?
Lawrence Journal World, 3/14/2006

Pat Roberts
Health plans [guest editorial]
Leavenworth Times, 3/23/2006

Brian M. Ede
No health insurance
Hutchinson News, 4/5/2006 [Newsbank article]

Andi Atwater
Medicare drug providers must register with state
Wichita Eagle, 4/5/2006 [Newsbank article]

Andi Atwater
Bill may steady small-biz rates
Wichita Eagle, 4/26/2006 [Newsbank article]

Sarah Kessinger
Health insurance plan fails
Salina Journal, 5/2/2006 [Newsbank article]

Andi Atwater
The cost of care
Wichita Eagle, 5/7/2006 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Moran
Medicare deadline
Wichita Eagle, 5/7/2006 [Newsbank article]

Morgan Chilson
Agencies coping with last-minute rush
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/8/2006

Unhealthy move [editorial]
Garden City Telegram, 5/9/2006

Phyllis J. Zorn
Commissioner touts record on campaign stop
Hays Daily News, 5/10/2006 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Medicare deadline better hurry
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/11/2006

Michael Hooper
Pay on rise at BCBS
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/12/2006

Crowson's view [cartoon]
Wichita Eagle, 5/12/2006

Deadline approaching
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/13/2006

Andi Atwater
Small-biz insurance bill fails
Wichita Eagle, 5/13/2006 [Newsbank article]

BCBS jobs major deal [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/15/2006

Graham Bailey
Cover the uninsured [letter to the editor]
Hutchinson News, 5/16/2006

Sarah St. John
New state law cracks down on Medicaid fraud
Olathe Daily News, 5/17/2006

Medicaid fraud crackdown coming
Johnson County Sun, 5/18/2006

Kansas progresses, Missouri stumbles [editorial]
Kansas City Star, 5/19/2006

Deb Gruver
After hail, adjusters, roofers scramble
Wichita Eagle, 5/22/2006 [Newsbank article]

Andi Atwater
Medicare poised to lift ban on payments
Wichita Eagle, 5/20/2006 [Newsbank article]



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