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Organized Political Parties

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


Ann Charles
Political changes [opinion]
Chanute Tribune, 1/3/2006 [Newsbank article]

To Republicans: See you later [opinion]
Johnson County Sun, 1/5/2006

Chris Moon
GOP to take stance
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/26/2006

Alan Bjerga
Will squabbling cost GOP seats?
Wichita Eagle, 1/27/2006 [Newsbank article]

J-W Staff and Wire Reports
GOP considers conservative platform
Lawrence Journal World, 1/27/2006

Associated Press
GOP platform to consider conservative positions
Hutchinson News, 1/27/2006

Tom Bell
This strategy is fatal [editorial]
Salina Journal, 1/28/2006 [Newsbank article]

Steve Painter
Though split, Kansas GOP accepts platform
Wichita Eagle, 1/29/2006 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
State GOP seeks unity
Lawrence Journal World, 1/29/2006

Steve Kraske
Kansas Republicans try to mend ideological rift
Kansas City Star, 1/29/2006 [Newsbank article]

Crowson's View [cartoon]
Wichita Eagle, 1/29/2006

Chris Moon
GOP reaches out with nod to middle
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/29/2006

Hal Lockard
Johnson County D. A. praised for party switch
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/29/2006

Chris Moon
Party disputes played down
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/29/2006

John Hanna
GOP platform includes diversity
Hutchinson News, 1/29/2006

John Hanna
Republicans adopt 'Diversity' clause conservative platform
Junction City Daily Union, 1/29/2006

Harris News Service
Kansas Dems to feature Barack Obama
Hutchinson News, 1/31/2006

Susan Lynn
New GOP platform takes party further from state's good [opinion]
Iola Register, 1/31/2006

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Republican platform divisive [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/1/2006

John Hanna
Platform writing has its pitfalls
Lawrence Journal World, 2/6/2006

John Hanna
Different GOP documents show pitfalls of platform writing
Hutchinson News, 2/6/2006

John Hanna
Contrasting GOP documents show pitfalls of platform writing
Metro News, 2/10/2006

Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas editorial roundup GOP divisions [opinion]
Hays Daily News, 2/13/2006 [Newsbank article]

Steve Kraske
GOP official quits in support dustup
Kansas City Star, 2/26/2006 [Newsbank article]

The Capital-Journal
Obama to speak
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/3/2006

Alan Bjerga
Democrats' prospects looking up in Kansas
Wichita Eagle, 3/3/2006 [Newsbank article]

Chris Green
President's woes unlikely to impact state races
Chanute Tribune, 3/4/2006 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
U.S. senator put forth a call to action in Topeka speech
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/4/2006

Sarah Kessinger
Hispanics recognize potential to influence elections
Hutchinson News, 3/4/2006 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Democrats gather with party 'rock star'
Hutchinson News, 3/4/2006

Scott Rothschild
Obama criticizes 'ownership society'
Lawrence Journal World, 3/4/2006

John Hanna
Sen. Barack Obama rallies Kansas Democrats
Wichita Eagle, 3/4/2006 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Democrats hope to seize Election Day
Lawrence Journal World, 3/5/2006

Steve Kraske
A new day dawns for Democrats
Kansas City Star, 3/5/2006 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Democrats gather to celebrate
Junction City Daily Courier, 3/5/2006

Barack Obama
Quote of the week:
Lawrence Journal World, 3/6/2006

Steve Kraske
Has new day dawned for Kansas Democrats?
Wichita Eagle, 3/7/2006 [Newsbank article]

Patrick S. Kelley
Conservatives or reactionaries? [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 3/27/2006

Michael Shea
Does GOP still represent you? [letter to the editor]
Wichita Eagle, 3/30/2006 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
GOP testing ideals
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/3/2006

The Capital-Journal
Dems elect captains
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/9/2006

Bob Johnson
GOP women get pep talk
Iola Register, 4/10/2006



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