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Governor Mark Parkinson

2009 Session - April 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 Governor Mark Parkinson, April through May, 2009.

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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

April through May, 2009

Jeannine Koranda
Parkinson is Kansas' 45th Governor
Wichita Eagle, 4/29/2009 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Parkinson sworn in as governor
Lawrence Journal World, 4/29/2009

Tim Carpenter
Parkinson is sworn in as state's 45th governor change at the top
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/29/2009

John Hanna
Kansas gets new governor
Salina Journal, 4/29/2009

John Hanna
Parkinson seemed destined
Iola Register, 4/29/2009

Associated Press
Changing of the guard new gov. confronts state's problems
Emporia Gazette, 4/29/2009

Associated Press
Parkinson sworn in as governor
Manhattan Mercury, 4/29/2009 [Newsbank article]

David Klepper
Fostering bipartisanship a key task for Parkinson
Kansas City Star, 4/30/2009

Rhonda Holman
Parkinson can have lasting legacy [editorial]
Wichita Eagle, 4/30/2009 [Newsbank article]

Parkinson may not name a Lt. Gov. soon
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 4/30/2009

Patrick Lowry
A new governor [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 4/30/2009 [Newsbank article]

Chapman Rackaway
That's Governor Parkinson, thank you very much
Hays Daily News, 4/30/2009 [Newsbank article]

Carl Manning
New Kansas governor meets with top lawmakers on budget
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/30/2009

Patrick S. Kelley
Here at midstream [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 4/30/2009

Tim Carpenter
'Share the sacrifice'
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/1/2009

Jeannine Koranda
Parkinson calls for shared sacrifice
Wichita Eagle, 5/1/2009 [Newsbank article]

James Carlson
Cedar Crest won't be home just yet
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/1/2009 [Newsbank article]

Carl Manning
Kan. gov, sees need for 'shared sacrifice'
Hutchinson News, 5/1/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Parkinson to wait before naming No.2
Wichita Eagle, 5/2/2009 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Parkinson settles into new role
Lawrence Journal World, 5/2/2009

Rick Babson
Mirror on Olathe Parkinson joining an exclusive club [editorial]
Olathe Daily News, 5/2/2009

David Klepper
New governor loves his state and his job
Kansas City Star, 5/3/2009 [Newsbank article]

Bob Beatty
Polls provide insight, opportunity
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/3/2009

State will overcome challenges
Wichita Eagle, 5/3/2009 [Newsbank article]

Gov. Parkinson [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 5/3/2009

Beccy Tanner
Parkinson fifth Wichitan to lead state
Wichita Eagle, 5/4/2009 [Newsbank article]

Capitol politics a solid start [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/5/2009

Martin Hawver
Parkinson walking in Sebelius' shoes ---so far
Junction City Daily Union, 5/5/2009

Coal compromise what a feat [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/6/2009

Gwyn Mellinger
Compromise a good start for Gov. Parkinson
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/7/2009 [Newsbank article]

The Journal's Opinion line
Salina Journal, 5/8/2009

John Hanna
Parkinson's arrival brings shift
Hutchinson News, 5/11/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Wichita State hoping for grant for medical devices
Manhattan Mercury, 5/18/2009

Scott Rothschild
Governor showing bipartisan appeal
Lawrence Journal World, 5/18/2009

Kevin Flaherty
Governor Parkinson visit Pittsburg
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/19/2009 [Newsbank article]

Glenn Staab
We can all spare an hour Monday
Hays Daily News, 5/21/2009 [Newsbank article]

Chapman Rackaway
Short interview
Hays Daily News, 5/21/2009 [Newsbank article]



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