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Congressional Delegation (Kansas)

2007 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 CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION (KANSAS), January through May, 2007.

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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


Cal Thomas
Brownback efforts set a positive example
Lawrence Journal World, 1/1/2007

Cal Thomas
Brownback a model for conservatives
Wichita Eagle, 1/3/2007 [Newsbank article]

Sherman Smith
For Boyda, it's time to put up
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/3/2007

J-W Editorials
Rep and Gerry [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 1/4/2007

George Diepenbrock
Doors opening for Boyda
Lawrence Journal World, 1/4/2007

Brownback has competition for the right
Wichita Eagle, 1/4/2007 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
It's official: She's Rep. Boyda
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/5/2007

Eagle News Service
Kansas' new House member sworn in
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/5/2007

George Diepenbrock
Boyda crowd turns heads
Lawrence Journal World, 1/5/2007

Liz Sidoti
Kansan to join 2008 race for U. S. presidency
Lawrence Journal World, 1/6/2007

George Diepenbrock
Boyda speaks on Iraq stance
Lawrence Journal World, 1/6/2007

Matt Stearns and David Goldstein
Brownback to make bid official
Wichita Eagle, 1/6/2007 [Newsbank article]

Liz Sidoti
Brownback to announce presidential candidacy
Hutchinson News, 1/6/2007

Matt Stearns and David Goldstein
Brownback's official kickoff is Jan. 20 in Topeka
Kansas City Star, 1/6/2007 [Newsbank article]

Time not right for Brownback?
Wichita Eagle, 1/7/2007

George Diepenbrock
In Washington, Kansans have full plates
Lawrence Journal World, 1/8/2007

Even Tiahrt is uncertain about 'surge'
Wichita Eagle, 1/9/2007 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Committee spot for Boyda
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/10/2007

Boyda gets spot on agriculture committee
Lawrence Journal World, 1/10/2007

James Carlson
Boyda apologizes for remark on ABC
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/10/2007

Associated Press
War in Iraq delegates react to Bush's speech
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/11/2007

Wire Service Reports
Rep. Boyda apologizes for her remarks on Iraq
Hutchinson News, 1/11/2007

Tim Carpenter
Kansas presidential primary real possibility
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/12/2007

Delegation split, unsure about Iraq plan
Wichita Eagle, 1/12/2007 [Newsbank article]

Tiahrt says he wanted GOP's minimum wage hike
Wichita Eagle, 1/12/2007 [Newsbank article]

Sarah Kessinger
Boyda to oppose troop surge
Hutchinson News, 1/14/2007 [Newsbank article]

Wanted: a winning slogan for Brownback
Wichita Eagle, 1/15/2007 [Newsbank article]

Matt Stearns
Congressional appointment Tiahrt gains influence in key appropriations post
Wichita Eagle, 1/15/2007 [Newsbank article]

Matt Stearns
Brownback adds flat tax to platform
Wichita Eagle, 1/15/2007 [Newsbank article]

Sophia Maines
From farmer to president
Lawrence Journal World, 1/15/2007

Pete Goering
But Sam, what about us?
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/18/2007

Sam Hananel
Rep. Boyda sponsors pension-denying bill
Lawrence Journal World, 1/18/2007

Sam Hananel
Boyda sponsors measure to deny pensions to convicted lawmakers
Hutchinson News, 1/18/2007 [Newsbank article]

Oversight of wiretapping is 'good news'
Wichita Eagle, 1/19/2007 [Newsbank article]

Inquiring Kansans don't want campaign spam
Wichita Eagle, 1/19/2007 [Newsbank article]

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Drunken driving penalties sobering issue [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/21/2007

Pittsburg Morning Sun
Fast start for Boyda
Kansas City Star, 1/21/2007 [Newsbank article]

Sam Hananel
Fuels plan draws praise
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/24/2007

Sam Hananel
Kansas lawmakers skeptical, cautious on Bush plans
Lawrence Journal World, 1/24/2007

James Carlson
Boyda makes quick stride
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/25/2007

Kelly W. Johnston
Votes show that Tiahrt is far out of mainstream
Wichita Eagle, 1/25/2007 [Newsbank article]

Ric Anderson
So, you're really not bitter, Jim?
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/26/2007

Mike Hall
Ryun cites coverage in failed campaign
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/26/2007

Mary Clarkin
Rep. Boyda aspires to be like Moran
Hutchinson News, 1/27/2007 [Newsbank article]

Editorial Board
Nancy Boyda
Hutchinson News, 1/27/2007

Did Roberts cave under Cheney's pressure?
Wichita Eagle, 1/27/2007 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
In minority, Roberts adjusts, hopes for 3rd term
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/27/2007

Associated Press
Ryun leaving door open to seeking public office
Lawrence Journal World, 1/27/2007

Associated Press
Republican Ryun says he might seek office again
Kansas City Star, 1/28/2007 [Newsbank article]

Early victory
Hutchinson News, 1/28/2007

Letters to the editor
Wichita Eagle, 1/29/2007

Scott Rothschild
GOP hopes to reclaim 2nd Congressional District seat
Lawrence Journal World, 1/30/2007

J-W Editorials
No mercy [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 1/30/2007

Rasheed Khan
Praise for Tiahrt
Wichita Eagle, 1/30/2007 [Newsbank article]

Kathy Hanks
Moran visits with thousands in tele-town hall
Hutchinson News, 1/30/2007 [Newsbank article]

The Capital-Journal
Roberts to address Legislature
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/31/2007

Was Ryun on wrong corner, or was he the wrong person?
Wichita Eagle, 1/31/2007 [Newsbank article]

Jonathan Kealing
Roberts to rally support for lab effort
Lawrence Journal World, 1/31/2007

Associated Press
Tiahrt selected for task force on ethics probes in Congress
Wichita Eagle, 2/1/2007 [Newsbank article]

Rep. Todd Tiahrt named to ethics task force
Hutchinson News, 2/1/2007

Debbie Luper
Tiahrt's done well [letter to the editor]
Wichita Eagle, 2/2/2007 [Newsbank article]

David Klepper
Sen. Roberts to speak
Kansas City Star, 2/3/2007 [Newsbank article]

He said it "I guess you're over here, Mark"
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/6/2007

John Milburn
Roberts lobbies Legislature to push for national biodefense site
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/6/2007

Jack "Miles" Ventimiglia
Lt. Gov., Sen. Roberts back defense lab
Johnson County Sun, 2/8/2007

Scott Rothschild
Boyda criticized for vote on military funding
Lawrence Journal World, 2/10/2007

James Carlson
Boyda certain Fort Riley will be funded
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/10/2007

Kevin Flaherty
Legislators see schedule pick up with Day on the Hill, Sen. Pat Roberts
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 2/10/2007

Harris News Service
Roberts gets GOP laughing over party switch
Garden City Telegram, 2/10/2007

Harris News Service
Roberts humor wasn't 'scripted'
Hutchinson News, 2/11/2007 [Newsbank article]

Virginia Beamer
Center would benefit state
Hays Daily News, 2/11/2007

Sam Hananel
Technology lets lawmakers connect with voters
Hutchinson News, 2/12/2007 [Newsbank article]

Jonathan Kealing
Boyda blasts Bush's budgets proposals
Lawrence Journal World, 2/16/2007

John Milburn
Kansas congresswoman drawing partisan backlash
Lawrence Journal World, 2/16/2007

John Milburn
Nancy Boyda drawing partisan backlash
Hutchinson News, 2/16/2007

Associated Press
Boyda drawing partisan backlash
Garden City Telegram, 2/16/2007

Anna Staatz
Military money hangs in balance
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/17/2007

John Hanna
Roberts launches opposition to Bush's health-care proposals
Wichita Eagle, 2/20/2007 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Roberts balks at Bush budget
Lawrence Journal World, 2/20/2007

Chris Green
Panel clears change to Senate seat appointments
Hutchinson News, 2/20/2007 [Newsbank article]

Sam Hananel
Boyda opts against Democrat campaign help
Lawrence Journal World, 2/21/2007

Mike Belt
Military funding focus of Boyda tour
Lawrence Journal World, 2/22/2007

Boyda's gamble could be GOP's gain
Wichita Eagle, 2/22/2007 [Newsbank article]

Mary Clarkin
Roberts addresses Chamber
Hutchinson News, 2/22/2007 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Senators vote to change mechanism for filling vacancy
Lawrence Journal World, 2/23/2007

James Carlson
Voters would decide on Senate vacancies
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/23/2007

Mike Hall
Boyda's staff trying to help
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/25/2007

Two Boydas in Congress?
Wichita Eagle, 2/28/2007 [Newsbank article]

James Carlson
Boyda faulted over union bill
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/1/2007

Ric Anderson
Roberts hustling like it's '08
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/2/2007

The Capital-Journal
Boyda hires war veteran
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/3/2007

Scott Rothschild
Boyda says soldiers in Iraq increasingly frustrated
Lawrence Journal World, 3/7/2007

James Carlson
Boyda assesses Iraq following recent trip
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/7/2007

Steve Vockrodt
Women in leadership 'no longer a big deal'
Lawrence Journal World, 3/7/2007

Dole doesn't exactly endorse Brownback
Wichita Eagle, 3/13/2007 [Newsbank article]

Tiahrt to House lawmakers: policy thyselves
Wichita Eagle, 3/13/2007 [Newsbank article]

Tiahrt is delegation's power leader
Wichita Eagle, 3/16/2007

Kansans paying high cost for Iraq war
Wichita Eagle, 3/16/2007

U. S. Rep. Nancy Boyda
Iraq accountability act congress can't pretend that all is well in Iraq
Kansas City Star, 3/21/2007 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Rep. Boyda to have gallbladder surgery
Hutchinson News, 3/21/2007 [Newsbank article]

Roxana Hegeman
Rep. Moran opposes agency plan to close 11 farm service offices
Lawrence Journal World, 3/21/2007

Nancy Boyda to have gallbladder surgery
Lawrence Journal World, 3/21/2007

'Ask your legislator' forum features Boyda, Tiahrt
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/24/2007

James Carlson
New web site roasts Boyda
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/29/2007

Scott Rothschild
Ryan preparing to run again
Lawrence Journal World, 4/2/2007

Associated Press
Jim Ryun plans to run again for U.S. House seat
Wichita Eagle, 4/3/2007 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Ryun says he'll run in 2008
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/3/2007

Associated Press
Ryun looks to 2008 election
Iola Register, 4/3/2007

Tim Carpenter
Treasurer plans run at Boyda in '08
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/4/2007

Morris News Service
Lynn Jenkins joins race for Senate seat
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 4/4/2007

Christine Metz
Kassebaum Baker: Cooperation needed among nations
Lawrence Journal World, 4/5/2007

Emerson Lynn Jr
2nd district race gets interesting [opinion]
Iola Register, 4/5/2007

Battle against user fees for general aviation may be won
Wichita Eagle, 4/6/2007 [Newsbank article]

James Carlson
Moran: Troop deadline bad idea
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/10/2007

Tim Carpenter
Ryun banking on '08 race
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/11/2007

Jay York
A prince of pork
Wichita Eagle, 4/13/2007 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
Roberts stocking treasury for 2008
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/13/2007

Michael Hooper
VA center adds workers
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/13/2007

Kevin Groenhagen
Read action, not label
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/13/2007

Roberts is arming himself for a fight
Wichita Eagle, 4/13/2007 [Newsbank article]

'Ask your legislator' Forum features Sen. Pat Roberts
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/15/2007

Tim Carpenter
2nd district 'rebuilding trust'
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/16/2007

J-W Staff Reports
Boyda reports $140K in initial fundraising
Lawrence Journal World, 4/17/2007

Mike Gaughan
Republicans had their chance and they messed up
Kansas City Star, 4/17/2007 [Newsbank article]



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