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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 Insurance, 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 Insurance, January through May, 2010

Sandy Praeger
Insurance department recovers near-record total
Winfield Daily Courier, 1/13/2010

Ken Stephens
Insurance reps say health care mandate too lenient
Hutchinson News, 1/16/2010 [Newsbank article]

Insurance department provides clout for federal conviction of Kansas City agent
Winfield Daily Courier, 1/27/2010

Dion Lefler
Kansas part of Nationwide Insurance settlement
Wichita Eagle, 2/5/2010

Special to The Daily Union
Settlement money will go to general fund
Junction City Daily Union, 2/5/2010

Diane Stafford
COBRA users face uncertainty
Kansas City Star, 2/10/2010

Linda A. Johnson
Insurance rates soar in Kan., other states
Lawrence Journal World, 2/13/2010

Patrick Lowry
Right to refuse [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 2/16/2010 [Newsbank article]

Karen Shideler
Praeger chastises four insurance companies
Wichita Eagle, 2/17/2010 [Newsbank article]

Special to The Daily Union
Insurance commissioner orders halt to some health plan sales
Junction City Daily Union, 2/17/2010

Sandy Praeger
Annuity settlement money will go to state general fund
Winfield Daily Courier, 2/17/2010

Tim Carpenter
House weighs abortion insurance
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/18/2010

The Hays Daily News
Other voices
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/18/2010

Barbara Shelly
Keeping the health reform debate alive
Kansas City Star, 2/19/2010

Barbara Bever
Get a clue, Kansas lawmakers [letters]
Kansas City Star, 2/21/2010 [Newsbank article]

Sandy Praeger
Four companies ordered to stop selling misleading insurance products in Kansas
Winfield Daily Courier, 2/24/2010

Karen Shideler
Insurance chiefs warn of interstate options
Wichita Eagle, 2/27/2010 [Newsbank article]

The Hays Daily News
Right to refuse [our views]
Junction City Daily Union, 2/27/2010

Insurance chief warns of interstate options
Manhattan Mercury, 3/1/2010

Associated Press
Praeger warns of interstate insurance options
Winfield Daily Courier, 3/1/2010

Liz Sidoti
Sebelius asks insurers to justify rate increases
Lawrence Journal World, 3/5/2010

Parkinson to announce adjusted state budget
Lawrence Journal World, 3/5/2010

David Goldstein
Study predicts toll for the uninsured
Kansas City Star, 3/6/2010

Susan Lynn
Where's the outrage when you need it? [opinon]
Hays Daily News, 3/10/2010

Barbara Hollingsworth
Autism bill awaiting vote
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/12/2010

Gene Meyer
Divided Kansas tax panel passes health plan change
Chanute Tribune, 3/13-14/2010

Barbara Hollingsworth
Senate looking at expansion of autism coverage
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/18/2010

John Green
Higher rates for insurance raining down
Garden City Telegram, 3/19/2010

Sandy Praeger
Praeger issues orders, sets meetings for SBC regulatory review process
Winfield Daily Courier, 3/31/2010

Barbara Hollingsworth
Autism bill goes to Parkinson
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/1/2010

Inadequate insurance leading to many ills
Lawrence Journal World, 4/10/2010

Special to The Daily Union
Medicare supplement changes take effect June 1
Junction City Daily Union, 4/16/2010

The News Staff
Medicare supplement plan changes loom
Hutchinson News, 4/20/2010 [Newsbank article]

Medicare supplement plans will see changes on June 1
Winfield Daily Courier, 4/21/2010

Kansas insurance commissioner to visit Winfield chamber Tuesday
Winfield Daily Courier, 5/7/2010

Emerson Lynn, Jr
A Kansas expert explains health reform law [editorial]
Iola Register, 5/7/2010

Sandy Praeger
Insurance department makes learning opportunities easier
Winfield Daily Courier, 5/12/2010

The Capital-Journal
Insurance chief approves Security Benefit purchase
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/19/2010



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