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GENERAL TOPICS
Kansas Newspaper Clippings Index

2012 Legislative Session
January through May 2012

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 General Topics, January through May, 2012.

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 General Topics, January through May, 2012


Brett Zongker
Eisenhowers want memorial revised
Hutchinson News, 1/11/2012


Jan Biles

Book focuses on Kansas myths
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/15/2012


Shaun Hittle
Exec pay varies widely at nonprofits
Lawrence Journal World, 1/15/2012


Associated Press
Historical society surveys water towers
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/18/2012


Marilyn Maring-Dotts
Letter to the editor on wealth gap, Boeing, downtown hotel, Kansas Chamber, Ike
Wichita Eagle, 1/20/2012


Phil Anderson
Historic house offers promising future
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/21/2012


Mary Clarkin
Schroeder mulls bill to 'clean up' statutes
Hutchinson News, 1/21/2012 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Portrait of 'wild' senator comes to Lecompton
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/23/2012


Kansas Sesquicentennial
Lawrence Journal World, 1/23/2012


Scott Rothschild
Capitol Briefing News from the Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 1/23/2012


Alex Garrison
Lecompton icon makes way home
Lawrence Journal World, 1/23/2012


Jan Biles
Museum gets historic portrait of abolitionist
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/24/2012


Samantha Foster
Stones named Kansan of Year
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/28/2012


Mike Hall
Mike Hall: You want cream in your what?
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/1/2012


Danny Clemmer
Letters to the editor on KPI, paying for wars, casino costs, contraception, drunk driving, Huelskamp, war on Christianity, Boeing
Wichita Eagle, 2/4/2012


Scott Rothschild
Capitol Briefing News from the Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 2/6/2012


Letters to the editor on teacher evaluations, contraception, raw milk, Koch attacks
Wichita Eagle, 2/8/2012


Associated Press
Court finds Kansan competent for trial on threats against Obama
Kansas City Star, 2/10/2012


Associated Press
Boy wants antifreeze law after dog's death
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/13/2012


Scott Rothschild
Capitol Briefing News from the Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 2/13/2012


Letters to the editor on Medicaid, tax deals, hotel vote, Black Elementary, Legislature, recall
Wichita Eagle, 2/15/2012

Mike Hall
An appreciation: The life of the Rev. Richard Taylor
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/18/2012


Jan Biles
Children's book focuses on Eisenhower's childhood
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/18/2012


Scott Rothschild
Capitol Briefing News from the Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 2/20/2012


Jan Biles
Kenyan students learning ways to address countries' problems
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/21/2012


The Herald Staff
FEMA funds earmarked for county
Ottawa Herald, 2/22/2012


Scott Rothschild
News from the Kansas Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 2/27/2012


Amy Bickel
Gingrich may be at Hutch GOP caucus
Hutchinson News, 3/1/2012 [Newsbank article]


Eric Smith
Six inducted into business hall of fame
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/2/2012


Tim Hrenchir
Native Topekan becomes syrup entrepreneur
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/3/2012


Steve Kraske
Gingrich, Paul announce stops in Kansas
Kansas City Star, 3/3/2012


Scott Rothschild
Capitol Briefing News from the Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 3/5/2012


Associated Press
Public asked to help fund cabin where state song was born
Hutchinson News, 3/6/2012 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Aviation museum opens archive center
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/8/2012


The Capital-Journal Editorial Advisory Board
Editorial: Welcome to Kansas, candidates
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/8/2012


Scott Rothschild
Capitol Briefing News from the Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 3/12/2012


Amy Bickel
Handicapped parking is a touchy subject
Hutchinson News, 3/12/2012 [Newsbank article]


Crystal Herber
Kansas melting pot talk set for Sunday
Ottawa Herald, 3/14/2012 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal
Capital-Journal reaches deal to print in KC
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/15/2012


Opinion Line (March 15)
Wichita Eagle, 3/15/2012


Scott Rothschild
Capitol Briefing News from the Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 3/19/2012


Associated Press
Armenian delegation to visit Kansas
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/19/2012


Scott Rothschild
Capitol Briefing News from the Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 3/26/2012


The Capital-Journal
Rally seeks repeal of stand your ground law
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/31/2012

Dolph C. Simons Jr.
Koch Industries and Koch brothers are assets to state
Lawrence Journal World, 3/31/2012


Phil Anderson
Burnett's Mound taking shape again
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/1/2012

John Hanna
Someone in Kansas was 'Mega' lucky- Lump sum for the state's lone winner is about $154 million
Hutchinson News, 4/1/2012 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Capitol Briefing News from the Kansas Statehouse
Lawrence Journal World, 4/2/2012


Ann Marie Bush and Phil Anderson
Alcala helps rescue man pinned under car
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/5/2012


Skip Ellis
Letter: Performance lacking
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/8/2012


Jan Biles
Carnival to promote autism awareness
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/20/2012


The Capital-Journal
Topekan wins $1 million in Powerball
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/24/2012

Associated Press
Senate passes plan to merge arts, film panels
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/26/2012

Ann Marie Bush
Leno features Bunten as 'Mister Inappropriate'
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/26/2012

Richard Shank
Alf Landon was a gentleman candidate
Hutchinson News, 4/26/2012 [Newsbank article]


Jeanette Bates
Don't leave God out
Hutchinson News, 4/27/2012 [Newsbank article]


Ken Stephens
Salt museum in Hutchinson, Kan., to mark its fifth anniversary
Kansas City Star, 4/28/2012


Steve Rose
'EVIL' Suburbs deserve more respect
Kansas City Star, 4/29/2012


Marvin A. Burris
Letter: Ike memorial debate
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/3/2012


Brett Zongker
Koch gives Smithsonian $35M
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/3/2012


Vicki Estes: Building lasting memories
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/6/2012


The Capital-Journal
Monday's C-J last one printed in Topeka
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/6/2012


Maria Whittaker
Letter: Give Mom a paid sick day
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/11/2012


The Capital-Journal Editorial Advisory Board
Editorial: Mothers make every day special
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/12/2012


Beccy Tanner
Potawatomi chief left his mark on Kansas
Wichita Eagle, 5/13/2012


The Capital-Journal Editorial Advisory Board
Editorial: Hays House history continues
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/13/2012


Brett Zongker
Eisenhower Memorial design changes offered
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/15/2012


Amy Bickel
Kansas State Fair ticket sales are off to a rocking good start
Hutchinson News, 5/17/2012 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Brownback to decide fate of anti-Islamic law bill
Kansas City Star, 5/25/2012


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