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2010 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 GAMING, January through May, 2010.

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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

ARTICLES ON GAMING, January through May, 2010

Lottery still in talks on casino deal
Junction City Daily Union, 1/2-4/2010

Tough odds [editorial]
Garden City Telegram, 1/4/2010

The Garden City Telegram
Gaming may not be cure for state's budget ills
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/7/2010

Garden City Telegram
Gambling in Kansas [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 1/9-10/2010

State rejects casino workers
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/14/2010

Double standard [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 1/16/2010

John Hanna
Casino exemption complicates issue
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/18/2010

Reject exemption for casinos [opinion]
Manhattan Mercury, 1/19/2010 [Newsbank article]

Ric Anderson
Casino exemption would be a bust
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/19/2010

Smoking double standard on casinos
Wichita Eagle, 1/20/2010

W. W. O'Bryan
SEK needs real economic development [letters to the editor]
Chanute Tribune, 1/20/2010 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Bills would rewrite 2007 law, allow new vote on slots
Wichita Eagle, 1/22/2010

Proposals would expand Kansas gambling
Junction City Daily Union, 1/22/2010

John Hanna
Proposals designed to expand gambling in Kansas
Winfield Daily Courier, 1/22/2010

Gaming bill will grow SEK jobs, economy
Chanute Tribune, 1/22/2010

Jeannine Koranda
Bill would give slots at tracks a second chance
Wichita Eagle, 1/28/2010

Matthew Clark
Southeast Kansas gambling mulled by lawmakers
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/29/2010

Mary Clarkin
Mega lottery game to join Kan. lineup
Hutchinson News, 1/30/2010 [Newsbank article]

Jim Morrison
Gambling comes to the forefront at hearings
Hays Daily News, 1/31/2010 [Newsbank article]

John Milburn
Casino developer opposes changing gambling laws
Lawrence Journal World, 2/3/2010

John Milburn
Casino developer opposes changing gambling laws
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/3/2010

Fred Mann
Tribal plan may halt Sumner Co. casino
Wichita Eagle, 2/5/2010

Fred Mann
Sumner County concerned about tribal casino
Winfield Daily Courier, 2/5/2010

Fred Mann
State casino fears tribal competition in Sumner County
Lawrence Journal World, 2/6/2010

David Klepper
Woodlands and other tracks seek more gambling revenues
Kansas City Star, 2/7/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
KCK casino faces 1 more test
Winfield Daily Courier, 2/8/2010

Jeannine Koranda
Sumner Co. against slots revote in Sedgwick Co.
Wichita Eagle, 2/10/2010

Dawn Bormann
Casino clears its final state hurdle
Kansas City Star, 2/13/2010

Dawn Bormann
State Oks casino near speedway
Wichita Eagle, 2/13/2010

Associated Press
Casino clears next hurdle
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/13/2010

John Milburn
Kansas groups oppose sales tax changes
Leavenworth Times, 2/13/2010

Associated Press
State OKs casino in KCK
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/14/2010

Associated Press
Kansas City, Kan., casino clears next hurdle
Manhattan Mercury, 2/14/2010

James Carlson
Casino saunters along
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/15/2010

Associated Press
Casino's first weeks stir cautious optimism
Wichita Eagle, 2/16/2010

Associated Press
Dodge City casino gets off to a pretty good start
Lawrence Journal World, 2/16/2010

Fred Mann
Verbal agreement reached on Sumner Co. casino
Wichita Eagle, 2/17/2010

John Hanna
Lottery chief: Deal reached on casino
Lawrence Journal World, 2/17/2010

Lottery chief: Deal reached on casino
Junction City Daily Union, 2/17/2010

Associated Press
Deal reached on casino south of Wichita
Garden City Telegram, 2/17/2010

Fred Mann
Casino contract sets out scenarios
Wichita Eagle, 2/18/2010

Fred Mann
Tribe: Park City casino might open this year
Wichita Eagle, 2/21/2010 [Newsbank article]

Fred Mann
Tribe could open casino in Park City by end of year
Hays Daily News, 2/22/2010

Fred Mann
Tribe may open Park City casino this year
Junction City Daily Union, 2/23/2010

Fred Mann
Park City could have casino this year
Salina Journal, 2/23/2010

Fred Mann
Oklahoma tribe may beat state with Wichita casino
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/23/2010

Associated Press
Board to review plan for casino
Manhattan Mercury, 2/26/2010

Rick Babson
Mirror on Olathe smoking in casino bad as casino itself [opinion]
Olathe Daily News, 2/27/2010

State smoking ban gaping hole [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/2/2010

Tim Carpenter
Bill may tap casino prizes
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/2/2010

Scott Canon
Future of gambling in Kansas revealed
Kansas City Star, 3/2/2010

Scott Rothschild
Legislation would apply casino winnings of deadbeat parents toward child support
Lawrence Journal World, 3/2/2010

Rhonda Holman
Tribal casino would defy public will [editorial]
Wichita Eagle, 3/4/2010

Fred Mann
State seeks details on casino
Wichita Eagle, 3/4/2010

Star's Editorial
State takes a real gamble [editorial]
Kansas City Star, 3/4/2010

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Child support weak bet [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/5/2010

Associated Press
Alliance to unveil TV ad on gambling
Leavenworth Times, 3/5/2010

Now you know [political cartoon]
Wichita Eagle, 3/7/2010

Don Huelsman
Casino exemption?
Hays Daily News, 3/8/2010 [Newsbank article]

Troy Littleaxe
Casinos regulated [letters to the editor]
Wichita Eagle, 3/9/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Kansas alliance unveiled on gambling addiction
Winfield Daily Courier, 3/10/2010

Political cartoon
Dodge City Daily Globe, 3/17/2010

Law redo will go up in smoke [blog]
Wichita Eagle, 3/19/2010

Opinion line
Wichita Eagle, 3/19/2010

Shirley Sills
The hypocrisy
Hutchinson News, 3/25/2010 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Board endorses rewrite of gambling law
Dodge City Daily Globe, 3/25/2010

Matthew Clark
Committee endorses rewrite of gambling law
Leavenworth Times, 3/25/2010

Associated Press
Revote on slots removed from bill
Wichita Eagle, 3/25/2010

Fred Mann
Mulvane wins casino-annexing case
Wichita Eagle, 3/27/2010

Associated Press
Mulvane to share gambling money
Chanute Tribune, 3/30/2010

Fred Mann
Analyst: Casino could succeed
Wichita Eagle, 3/31/2010 [Newsbank article]

Board to vote on proposed casino
Manhattan Mercury, 4/1/2010

Mary Clarkin
Debt may claim lottery winnings
Hutchinson News, 4/1/2010 [Newsbank article]

Developers of casino want more time
Manhattan Mercury, 4/6/2010

John Hanna
Wichita-area casino's fate could rest with governor
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/7/2010

Jeanie Laymon
Gambling revenue [readers' forum]
Iola Register, 4/7/2010

Associated Press
Wichita-area casino's fate could rest with Gov.
Emporia Gazette, 4/7/2010

Gov. mulling request on Wichita-area casino
Junction City Daily Union, 4/8/2010

John Hanna
Wichita-area casino in doubt after decision
Salina Journal, 4/9/2010

Associated Press
Wichita-area casino in doubt after governor's decision
Garden City Telegram, 4/9/2010

Associated Press
Wichita-area casino in doubt after gov's decision
Manhattan Mercury, 4/9-10/2010

Associated Press
Developers abandon plans for Wichita-area casino
Lawrence Journal World, 4/10/2010

Staff and Wire Reports
Casino developers fold plan
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/10/2010

Jeanie Laymon
Re-direct revenue stream from gambling [letters to the editor]
Chanute Tribune, 4/10-11/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Top staffer leaves Kansas gambling commission
Chanute Tribune, 4/10-11/2010

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Gambling rules a bad bet [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/14/2010

Doris Blew
Where did it go?
Hutchinson News, 4/16/2010

Staff Reports
Casino announces resignation, promotion
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/17/2010

Eric Swanson
Budget assistance
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/22/2010

Associated Press
Kan. Lottery to consider taking new casino plans
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/24/2010

Associated Press
Bidding reopened for casino
Manhattan Mercury, 4/25/2010

Dixie Lee Haddock
Salina needs a casino [letters to the journal]
Salina Journal, 4/29/2010 [Newsbank article]

Nicole Kelley
Business, government leaders laud Hollywood Casino project
Lawrence Journal World, 5/2/2010

Roy Zurn
Casino in KCK [letters]
Kansas City Star, 5/4/2010 [Newsbank article]

Gwyn Mellinger
Maybe lottery winner could help Legislature
Topeka Captial Journal, 5/6/2010

Jeannine Koranda
Kansas Senate rejects gambling bill 19-20
Wichita Eagle, 5/8/2010

Associated Press
State senate work on gambling mired in smoking fuss
Garden City Telegram, 5/8/2010

John Hanna
Kan. senate rejects bill to expand gambling
Lawrence Journal World, 5/8/2010

Kan. senate votes to ban casino smoking
Salina Journal, 5/8/2010

Kan. senate rejects slots vote for Wichita
Salina Journal, 5/8/2010

Associated Press
Kansas Senate debates rewriting gambling law
Winfield Daily Courier, 5/8/2010

John Hanna
Gambling debate strays 'off track'
Hutchinson News, 5/9/2010

Matthew Clark
Senate rejects bill aimed at reviving racetracks
Dodge City Daily Globe, 5/11/2010

Talking back to ext. 333 [editorial]
Salina Journal, 5/21/2010 [Newsbank article]



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