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Kansas Newspaper Clippings Collection


2011 - June through December

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, June through December, 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, June through December, 2011

John Hanna
Kansas lawmakers begin work on redistricting
Lawrence Journal World, 6/1/2011

John Hanna
O'Neal takes reins on redistricting task
Hutchinson News, 6/2/2011 [Newsbank article]

Mary Clarkin
Hutch has depth on House side
Hutchinson News, 6/3/2011 [Newsbank article]

Brad Cooper
Kansas, Missouri buck the trend of shrinking Midwest populations
Kansas City Star, 6/5/2011 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Kansas, Missouri buck population trend
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/6/2011

Chapman Rackaway
Drawing a line - Insight Kansas
Hutchinson News, 6/22/2011 [Newsbank article]

Matthew Clark
State Hispanic population still rising
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 7/4/2011 [Newsbank article]

Andrew Nash
Local census population numbers certified
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 7/10/2011 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Hutch included in Kansas redistricting meetings
Hutchinson News, 7/12/2011

Associated Press
Garden City challenges 2010 census numbers
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/18/2011

Mary Clarkin
'It's early' is theme for redistricting as Hutch hearings nears
Hutchinson News, 7/21/2011 [Newsbank article]

Bill Felber
Census adjustment to hurt area
Manhattan Mercury, 7/26/2011 [Newsbank article]

Mary Clarkin
Plan a violation of guidelines, Democrat says
Hutchinson News, 7/27/2011 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Statehouse Live: Readjusted population counts will impact legislative redistricting in Lawrence
Lawrence Journal World, 7/27/2011

Tim Carpenter
Manhattan may be pivotal in redistricting
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/27/2011

Jan Biles
Republicans, urban areas will gain from redistricting
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/27/2011

Rhonda Holman
Watch redistricting
Wichita Eagle, 7/28/2011

Mike Strand
Carving up Kansas
Salina Journal, 7/28/2011 [Newsbank article]

John D. Montgomery
Textbook gerrymandering
Hutchinson News, 7/29/2011 [Newsbank article]

Brad Dornes
Redistricting data-adjustment process missed thousands who should by law have been removed from count
Manhattan Mercury, 8/1/2011

Redistricting key to future of rural Kansas
Hays Daily News, 8/2/2011 [Newsbank article]
J-W Editorial
Census change
Lawrence Journal World, 8/3/2011
Michael Smith
The contortions of reapportionment
Hutchinson News, 8/7/2011 [Newsbank article]

J-W Editorial
Political reality
Lawrence Journal World, 8/9/2011

Scott Rothschild

Public hearing Friday morning to focus on Congressional redistricting
Lawrence Journal World, 9/1/2011

Tim Carpenter
Lawrence seeks unified congressional district
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/2/2011

Scott Rothschild

Officials want Douglas County put in one congressional district
Lawrence Journal World, 9/6/2011

Mike Corn
Redistricting focuses on Congressional seats
Hays Daily News, 9/8/2011

Chad Lawhorn

Census numbers reveal Lawrence population is more dominated by renters; plus, more houses are sitting empty
Lawrence Journal World, 9/22/2011

Scott Rothschild

Lawrence in 1st Congressional District? Officials say no way
Lawrence Journal World, 10/6/2011

Associated Press
Census releases home, rental figures
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/6/2011

Mara Rose Williams
KC area's college-educated population on rise
Kansas City Star, 10/16/2011 [Newsbank article]

Shajia Ahmad
City officials make their case for census appeal
Garden City Telegram, 10/20/2011



Legislative Reference Section
300 SW 10th, Capitol Building, Room 169-W
Topeka, KS 66612

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

Cindy Roupe
Director of Public Services
Email: cindy.roupe@library.ks.gov

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