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Banks & Financial Institutions

June through December 2008
Newspaper Clippings Index

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 BANKS & FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS, June through December, 2008.

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

June through December, 2008

Sarah Kessinger
A tug-of-war over payday lending law
Hutchinson News, 7/16/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
State credit unions' assets increase
Wichita Eagle, 6/19/2008 [Newsbank article]

Chris Green
As foreclosures ebb, more trouble ahead
Hutchinson News, 7/19/2008 [Newsbank article]

Listening would pay [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 7/22/2008 [Newsbank article]

Michael Hooper
Columbian to reopen as part of Missouri bank Topeka bank closed
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/23/2008

Mark Davis
Area sees a second bank fail this year
Kansas City Star, 8/23/2008 [Newsbank article]

Mark Davis
Business as usual as banks reopen
Kansas City Star, 8/26/2008 [Newsbank article]

Mark Davis
Deposit insurance is pulled
Kansas City Star, 9/10/2008

Michael Hooper
Bailout to nick Kansas banks
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/10/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
Commerce Bank to merge charters
Wichita Eagle, 9/11/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
Banks look for another private insurer
Wichita Eagle, 9/12/2008 [Newsbank article]

Michael Hooper
Stock market slump
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/16/2008 [Newsbank article]

Mark Fagan
Should you be worrying about the economy?
Lawrence Journal World, 9/17/2008

Financial woes greed at work [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/18/2008

Jerry Siebenmark
Local brokers: AIG bailout was necessary
Wichita Eagle, 9/18/2008

Staff Reports
Kansans weigh in on financial crisis
Lawrence Journal World, 9/23/2008

Jerry Siebenmark
Kan. banks less worried than most
Wichita Eagle, 9/24/2008 [Newsbank article]

Guest Column
Kansas banks safe, sound
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/25/2008

Nick Jordan
Jordan: Congress needs to wake up
Olathe Daily News, 9/27/2008

Jim Slattery
Time to be outraged
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/27/2008

David Goldstein and Steve Kraske
Lawmakers help in defeat
Kansas City Star, 9/30/2008 [Newsbank article]

James Carlson
Kansas legislators play part in defeat of bailout plan
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/30/2008

Brett Dalton and Kevin Flaherty
Local politicians, citizens discuss financial plunge
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 9/30/2008

Associated Press
Penn National faces second legal challenge
Chanute Tribune, 10/8/2008

John Hanna
Kansas Congress hopefuls cautious on plan
Junction City Daily Union, 10/10/2008

Chris Green
Fannie, Freddie doled out cash to Kansas reps
Hutchinson News, 10/11/2008 [Newsbank article]

Chris Green
Kan. leaders stay hopeful amid crisis
Hutchinson News, 10/11/2008 [Newsbank article]

James Carlson
College savings dwindles
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/19/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
Cap Fed says no to Federal Capital
Wichita Eagle, 11/4/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
Kan. Credit Unions still strong
Wichita Eagle, 11/6/2008 [Newsbank article]

Harsh judgment [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 12/6/2008

John Hanna
State high court knocks Kline in abortion case
Winfield Daily Courier, 12/6/2008

Off the easel [political cartoon]
Kansas City Star, 12/10/2008

John Hanna
Kline faces subpoena in case
Lawrence Journal World, 12/11/2008

Finn Bullers
Subpoena to be served against Kline
Kansas City Star, 12/11/2008 [Newsbank article]

Dan Margolies
License upheld by court
Chanute Tribune, 12/16/2008

CEO compensation jaw dropping [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/23/2008

Dan Margolies
Takeover of Columbian Bank defended
Kansas City Star, 12/13/2008

Jerry Siebenmark
Kansas banks doing OK, report shows
Wichita Eagle, 12/25/2008 [Newsbank article]