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Social Services

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 SOCIAL SERVICES, June through December, 2008.

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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

June through December 2008

Joe Rodriguez
Group gets first OK to start center for homeless
Wichita Eagle, 6/2/2008 [Newsbank article]

Dion Lefler
Inmate at Larned claims harassment
Wichita Eagle, 6/2/2008 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Official's comments fuel debate over child custody reports
Junctions City Daily Union, 6/9/2008

Rhonda Holman
Fire him
Wichita Eagle, 6/19/2008 [Newsbank article]

Don Jordan
Don Jordan: No evidence for claims
Wichita Eagle, 6/19/2008 [Newsbank article]

Tim Potter
SRS head backs off of 'bullied' comment
Wichita Eagle, 6/19/2008 [Newsbank article]

Tim Potter
SRS head's comments spur calls for case investigations
Wichita Eagle, 6/21/2008 [Newsbank article]

Roxana Hegeman
Groups call for SRS chief to resign
Lawrence Journal World, 6/21/2008

Courier Views
Take a deep breath before firing Jordan
Winfield Daily Courier, 6/23/2008

Dick Kelsey
Jordan should stay as SRS secretary
Wichita Eagle, 6/26/2008

Sarah Kessinger
State, local agencies promoting food aid
Hutchinson News, 7/1/2008 [Newsbank article]

Kansas moms meet with Foulston about SRS issues
Chanute Tribune, 7/5/2008 [Newsbank article]

Phil Anderson
Youth arrested at SRS building
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/18/2008

Agencies receive grants from state
Lawrence Journal World, 7/29/2008

Suzanne Perez Tobias
Price for child care soars
Wichita Eagle, 8/4/2008

Angela Deines
More kids living with grandparents
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/8/2008

Associated Press
Program helps traumatized kids
Garden City Telegram, 9/10/2008

Jeannine Koranda
Larned seeks $90 million to treat sex predators
Wichita Eagle, 9/19/2008 [Newsbank article]

Rhonda Holman
Protect good response on child welfare
Wichita Eagle, 10/2/2008 [Newsbank article]

Mark Fagan
State rejects day care 'neglect' ruling
Lawrence Journal World, 10/3/2008

Janet Schalansky
Put kids first
Hutchinson News, 10/3/2008 [Newsbank article]

Tim Cunningham
Part I: State lawsuit
Chanute Tribune, 10/4-5/2008 [Newsbank article]

Alan Bavley
Mental health's unlikely boost
Kansas City Star, 10/7/2008

Tim Cunningham
Tri-Valley fights for funds
Iola Register, 10/9/2008

Brett Dalton
Sek-Cap receives funds for homeless assistance
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 10/25/2008 [Newsbank article]

Elizabeth Williams
How to recognize high-quality child care when looking for help
Hays Daily News, 10/28/2008 [Newsbank article]

Steve Fry
Baby's death center of trial
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/3/2008

Shajia Ahmad
Agency touts foster care services
Garden City Telegram, 11/12/2008

Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Charitable giving meeting needs [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/17/2008

Scott Rothschild
Disabled Kansans fear cuts to budget
Lawrence Journal World, 11/21/2008

The Salina Journal
Child care center forced to close
Salina Journal, 11/25/2008

Maury Thompson
Legislators need to fund services for those with developmental disabilities
Johnson County Sun, 11/26/2008

Chris Green
Single hotline 'streamlines' abuse reports
Hutchinson News, 12/4/2008 [Newsbank article]

Tim Cunningham
Part III: Where do we go from here?
Chanute Tribune, 12/6-7/2008

Scott Rothschild
Budget cuts hit Bert Nash
Lawrence Journal World, 12/10/2008

Associated Press
Advocates fear cuts will hurt mental health care
Chanute Tribune, 12/16/2008 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Group home possible for town
Kansas City Star, 12/20/2008

Frank Springer
Direct support professionals a necessity for Kansans [letters to the editor]
Chanute Tribune, 12/24/2008 [Newsbank article]