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Governor Sam Brownback

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 Governor Sam Brownback, January through May, 2011.

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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 Governor Sam Brownback, January through May, 2011

David Klepper and Jeannine Koranda
Brownback: Poverty programs shouldn't penalize marriage
Kansas City Star, 1/3/2011 [Newsbank article]

Mike Yoder
Kansas Gov.-elect Sam Brownback reiterates arguments against "marriage penalty" for those receiving welfare
Lawrence Journal World, 1/4/2011

John Hanna
Brownback kicks off inaugural events
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/5/2011

Tim Carpenter
Kansas conservatives prepare to strike
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/9/2011

Tim Carpenter
Brownback rides Republican wave to Capitol
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/9/2011

Tim Carpenter
Brownback, colleagues take oath of office
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/10/2011

Tim Carpenter
Governor shifting state's gears
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/12/2011

Ann Marie Bush
Locals react to Brownback address
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/13/2011

Scott Rothschild
Brownback mum on bill to repeal in-state tuition
Lawrence Journal World, 1/22/2011

Ryan Christner
Brownback praised at legislative forum
Hutchinson News, 1/23/2011 [Newsbank article]

Richard Shank
In office with Gov. Brownback
Hutchinson News, 3/3/2011 [Newsbank article]

Sam Brownback
Opposing view: Waiver won't help states
USA Today, 3/8/2011

Edward Flentje
Renewing executive initiative
Hutchinson News, 3/14/2011 [Newsbank article]

Annual event first for new Governor Brownback
Salina Journal, 3/17/2011

Brent Wistrom
Brownback accepts key to the city, calls Wichita the 'composites capital of the world'
Wichita Eagle, 3/22/2011

Associated Press
Brownback to speak at Benedictine
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/18/2011

Tim Carpenter
Brownback touts workers' comp, voter registration bills
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/18/2011

Associated Press
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback holding summits on state economy
Lawrence Journal World, 4/20/2011

Associated Press
Kan. gov. to students: Train hearts, not just minds
Hutchinson News, 4/23/2011

Associated Press
Governor shows enthusiasm for Harley during event
Hutchinson News, 4/28/2011

Brad Cooper
Brownback wants money in reserve
Kansas City Star, 4/30/2011

Burdett Loomis
'C' who Sam is
Hutchinson News, 5/2/2011

John Milburn
Brownback touring southwest Kansas drought zone
Hutchinson News, 5/4/2011

Brad Cooper
Brownback chief of staff responds to blog post
Kansas City Star, 5/4/2011

Tim Carpenter
Brownback offers prayer of unity
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/5/2011

Steve Kraske
Kansas changes draw protests
Kansas City Star, 5/8/2011

Tim Carpenter
Ortiz, Brownback exchange signatures
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/10/2011

The Capital-Journal
Gov to address Benedictine graduates
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/12/2011

Scott Rothschild
Democrats: Brownback overstepping boundaries
Lawrence Journal World, 5/12/2011

Steve Kraske
Analysis|Brownback score card? Toss up
Kansas City Star, 5/13/2011 [Newsbank article]

Gov. Sam Brownback defends decision to expand wind-free zone in Flint Hills
Lawrence Journal World, 5/17/2011

Tim Carpenter
Brownback signs 911, drug bills
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/18/2011

John Hanna
Group criticizes Brownback over arts veto
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/31/2011

Corey Jones
Gov. helps launch state travel initiative
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/31/2011

Associated Press
National group criticizes governor over arts veto
Hutchinson News, 5/31/2011



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Topeka, KS 66612

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