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2009 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 Liquor, January through May, 2009.

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

January through May, 2009

Chad Lawhorn
Revenue from alcohol sales up in 2008
Lawrence Journal World, 1/18/2009

Tim Carpenter
Beer battle brewing in Legislature
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/25/2009

Derek Schmidt
Measures would toughen drug, alcohol penalties
Iola Register, 1/29/2009

Emerson Lynn, Jr
Stronger beer in supermarkets will cause a fuss [editorial]
Iola Register, 1/26/2009

Patrick Lowry
Real beer [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 1/27/2009 [Newsbank article]

Nonsensical law [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 1/28/2009 [Newsbank article]

Bottoms up to Kansas beer bill [editorial]
Kansas City Star, 1/29/2009 [Newsbank article]

Shajia Ahmad
Nearly $1 million grant targets underage drinking
Garden City Telegram, 1/30/2009

Steve Rose
Governor, you can keep DARE funds
Johnson County Sun, 2/4/2009

David Klepper
Topeka session cracks open a six-pack of debate
Kansas City Star, 2/6/2009

Joe Stumpe
Debate brewing over beer sales
Wichita Eagle, 2/7/2009 [Newsbank article]

State Legislature near beer
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/10/2009

Phillip Brownlee
Vintage update state's antiquated liquor laws [editorial]
Wichita Eagle, 2/12/2009 [Newsbank article]

David Klepper
As teens drink, parents could be ones in trouble
Kansas City Star, 2/22/2009

Associated Press
Bill would simplify Kansas wine sales
Winfield Daily Courier, 2/19/2009

Joe Patton
Parents could face tougher penalty for allowing booze
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/23/2009

Associated Press
Tougher drinking laws considered
Iola Register, 2/23/2009

Minor consumption [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 3/5/2009 [Newsbank article]

Jeannine Koranda
Senate panel flattens expanded beer sales
Wichita Eagle, 3/6/2009 [Newsbank article]

Powell's miscue [editorial]
Garden City Telegram, 3/7/2009

St. Joseph (Mo.) News-Press
State voices decision must be made to protect Kansans
Dodge City Daily Globe, 3/9/2009

Loren Stanton
Alcohol treatment programs face an uncertain future
Johnson County Sun, 3/11/2009

Karrey Britt
Alcohol cases a daily event at hospital
Lawrence Journal World, 3/13/2009

Glenn E. Rice
A stunning teen drinking case
Kansas City Star, 4/1/2009

Chris Green
Bill would give more options to winemakers
Hutchinson News, 4/11/2009 [Newsbank article]

KDOT offers sobriety rocks scholarship competition
Winfield Daily Courier, 4/13/2009

Andrew Baldonado
Legislature wise to hold parents more accountable for teen drinking [letters to the editor]
Manhattan Mercury, 4/15/2009

Wine business
Hutchinson News, 4/17/2009

Andrew Baldonado
Important law [letters]
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/22/2009

Aly Van Dyke
Kansans revive state's wine industry
Lawrence Journal World, 5/3/2009

Doug Frost
Kansans have more wine choices
Kansas City Star, 5/27/2009 [Newsbank article]



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