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2011 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 APPORTIONMENT, January through May, 2011.

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 APPORTIONMENT, January through May, 2011

Tim Hrenchir
Figures provide snapshot of city
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/2/2011

Mary Clarkin
Political think tank gaining influence
Hutchinson News, 1/4/2011 [Newsbank article]

Dan Voorhis
Kansas one of the top states for people leaving in 2010, says van line
Wichita Eagle, 1/5/2011

Ken Stephens
Living by number income, demographics, home values all figure in survey's slice of Kansas
Hutchinson News, 1/23/2011 [Newsbank article]

Mary Clarkin
Consolidation bill aims to reduce counties to 23
Hutchinson News, 2/19/2011 [Newsbank article]

Cutting counties [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 2/24/2011

Legislature squeeze play [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/26/2011

Associated Press
Hispanic population in Kansas jumps by 59 percent in decade
Wichita Eagle, 3/3/2011

Michael Mansur and Matt Campbell
Census shows Johnson County is now largest in Kansas
Kansas City Star, 3/3/2011

Tim Hrenchir
Census results released for Topeka
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/3/2011

Fred Mann
A more diverse Kansas: Racial, ethnic profile dramatically changes
Wichita Eagle, 3/4/2011

John Hanna and Roxana Hegeman
Hispanic numbers in Kansas rose 59% majority of counties lost population since 2000
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/4/2011

Census: Douglas County grew in past 10 years, though slowly
Lawrence Journal World, 3/4/2011

Kansas census results could lead to another redistricting battle
Lawrence Journal World, 3/4/2011

Rosana Hegeman and John Hanna
Hispanic population surges 59%
Lawrence Journal World, 3/4/2011

Amy Bickel
Rural areas suffer
Hutchinson News, 3/4/2011 [Newsbank article]

Vital growth [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 3/6/2011

Associated Press
Analysis: Kan. census figures herald remap battle
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/7/2011

Brad Cooper
Census boosts Johnson County's clout
Kansas City Star, 3/8/2011

Mary Clarkin
Wanted: Redistricting partner for Reno
Hutchinson News, 3/5/2011 [Newsbank article]

Rural revial plan [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 3/5/2011

John Hanna
Census figures herald remap battle
Hutchinson News, 3/7/2011 [Newsbank article]

2020 growth goal [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 3/13/2011 [Newsbank article]

Amy Bickel
Population drain dazes rural areas
Hutchinson News, 4/2/2011 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Median age rising in rural Kansas
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/19/2011

Eric Adler and Laura Bauer
Census shows we have a new way of living
Kansas City Star, 5/19/2011 [Newsbank article]



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Topeka, KS 66612

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Legislative Reference Librarian
Email: kim.harp@library.ks.gov

Cindy Roupe
Director of Public Services
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