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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 Labor, January through May, 2010.

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

ARTICLES ON Labor, January through May, 2010

Fred Mann
Training for green jobs
Wichita Eagle, 1/21/2010 [Newsbank article]

Fred Mann
Kansas receives $6 million grant for green-jobs training
Garden City Telegram, 1/21/2010

Kansas gets funds for green jobs training
Salina Journal, 1/21/2010

Special to The Daily Union
Unemployed Kansans to receive extended assistance
Junction City Daily Union, 1/22/2010

Associated Press
Kan. jobless rate unchanged in December
Emporia Gazette, 1/22/2010

Associated Press
Jobless fund a new problem for budgeters
Manhattan Mercury, 1/24/2010

Associated Press
Unemployment woes complicate budget debate
Garden City Telegram, 1/25/2010

Jeannine Koranda
Business protest unemployment tax hike
Wichita Eagle, 1/28/2010 [Newsbank article]

Diane Stafford
Frustrations of the jobless
Kansas City Star, 2/4/2010 [Newsbank article]

Ric Anderson
Some jobs not filled, even at $50K
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/6/2010

Financing unemployment [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 2/10/2010

Dan Voorhis
Lawmakers weigh unemployment options
Wichita Eagle, 2/11/2010

Diane Stafford
Millions allocated in KC for training
Kansas City Star, 2/13/2010

Chad Lawhorn
Businesses grapple with rising unemployment payments
Lawrence Journal World, 2/14/2010

Mark Davis
Security Benefit of Topeka purchased
Kansas City Star, 2/17/2010

Unemployment woes [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 2/18/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
House approves break for businesses
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/20/2010

Diane Stafford
Jobless benefit info takes new form
Kansas City Star, 2/23/2010

Political cartoon
Olathe Daily News, 2/24/2010

Special to The Daily Union
KDOC seeking biz appreciation nominations
Junction City Daily Union, 2/27/2010

Associated Press
Proposal would cut benefits
Iola Register, 3/4/2010

Tim Carpenter
Senate passes jobless bill
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/5/2010

Matthew Clark and Katie Stockstill
Veto threat saves unemployment benefits
Leavenworth Times, 3/5/2010

Kevin Collison
Growth means jobs for 1,200
Kansas City Star, 3/9/2010

Dan Voorhis
Wichita jobless rate rises in January
Wichita Eagle, 3/10/2010

Barbara Hollingsworth
State unemployment climbs
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/10/2010

Diane Stafford
Draining the jobless money
Kansas City Star, 3/10/2010

Scott Rothschild
State's jobless rate increases
Lawrence Journal World, 3/10/2010

Associated Press
Unemployment rises
Emporia Gazette, 3/10/2010

Associated Press
House passes fix for unemployment fund
Wichita Eagle, 3/11/2010 [Newsbank article]

John Milburn
Gov: State's jobless rate 'discouraging'
Hutchinson News, 3/11/2010 [Newsbank article]

Ralph Ostmeyer
Unemployment fund problem not going away
Hays Daily News, 3/14/2010

Associated Press
Businesses get tax break on jobless fund
Wichita Eagle, 3/23/2010 [Newsbank article]

Roy Graber
State advises city to rethink way it handles trash
Winfield Daily Courier, 3/24/2010

Dan Voorhis
Kansas jobless rate falls to 6.8%
Wichita Eagle, 3/26/2010

Associated Press
Jobless rate in Kansas drops to 6.8 percent
Lawrence Journal World, 3/26/2010

Associated Press
State sees modest growth in jobs
Iola Register, 3/26/2010

Associated Press
State jobless rate fell last month
Winfield Daily Courier, 3/26/2010

John Hanna
State's jobless rate fell in Jan., Feb.
Hutchinson News, 3/27/2010

Lisa Ochs
Not the answer [letters to the editor]
Wichita Eagle, 3/28/2010

Diane Stafford
Optimism grows ahead of jobs report
Kansas City Star, 3/30/2010

Ardean Maxey
Horst needs to go [letters to the journal]
Salina Journal, 3/31/2010 [Newsbank article]

Journal's opinion line
Salina Journal, 3/31/2010

The Capital-Journal
State gets $23 million in funding
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/3/2010

The Capital-Journal
Unemployment rate falls
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/3/2010

Luke Thompson
Area's unemployment rate dips for Feb.
Manhattan Mercury, 4/7/2010

A turn for the better? [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 4/8/2010 [Newsbank article]

February jobless rate dips slightly
Chanute Tribune, 4/8/2010 [Newsbank article]

Special to The Daily Union
Video helps unemployed Kansans file for benefits
Junction City Daily Union, 4/10/2010

Michael Mansur
Public payrolls weathering recession
Kansas City Star, 4/11/2010 [Newsbank article]

Good economics signs [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 4/12/2010

Vada Aikins
Sec. Thornton pushes job growth in SEK
Iola Register, 4/13/2010

Associated Press
Kansas unemployment rate up slightly in March
Winfield Daily Courier, 4/16/2010

John Green
Share work program seeing more participants, including state itself
Hutchinson News, 4/16/2010 [Newsbank article]

Staff Reports
Manhattan's jobless rate rises slightly in March
Manhattan Mercury, 4/16-17/2010 [Newsbank article]

The News Staff
Benefits fraud is targeted
Hutchinson News, 4/17/2010 [Newsbank article]

Barbara Hollingsworth
Unemployment falls in city, county, up slightly in state
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/17/2010

Mike Corn
Unemployment rate slips in NW Kansas
Hays Daily News, 4/19/2010 [Newsbank article]

State unemployment rate up one-tenth percent
Chanute Tribune, 4/22/2010 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Supreme Court rules in state labor disputes
Emporia Gazette, 4/23/2010

Associated Press
Dept. of Commerce launching new promotion
Manhattan Mercury, 4/27/2010

Lead training
Emporia Gazette, 4/27/2010

The Telegram
Five cited in ABC compliance checks
Garden City Telegram, 4/27/2010

Karin Brownlee
Bill would have helped Kansas economy [letter to the editor]
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/28/2010

Scott Rothschild
Growth seen in 'green' jobs
Lawrence Journal World, 5/19/2010

Associated Press
'Green' jobs
Emporia Gazette, 5/19/2010

Associated Press
Report: Kansas growing green jobs
Manhattan Mercury, 5/20/2010

Barbara Hollingsworth
Positive economic signs emerge
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/21/2010

Associated Press
Kansas labor report
Emporia Gazette, 5/21/2010

Dollars & Sense
Sprint' new credit line
Kansas City Star, 5/22/2010 [Newsbank article]

Dollars & Sense
Regional job count
Kansas City Star, 5/22/2010

Ashley Strehle
State's jobless rate drops .6 percent
Junction City Daily Union, 5/22/2010



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