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October 06th, 2022
L&T Opinions Page
A SECOND OPINION, The Kansas Policy Institute   The Kansas Association of School Boards falsely claims Kansas is in the top ten for student achievement, but Kansas does have some top ten rankings – and they’re in all the wrong categories.  Newly released data from the U.S. Census...

GUEST COLUMN, Walter V. Wendler, President of West Texas A&M University   In Texas 52.2 percent of the college students initially enrolled in 2009 had graduated with a bachelor’s degree by the year 2015, according to the most recent data available at the   National Center for...

GUEST COLUMN, Larry Phillips, Kismet   When I hear leftist progressives and socialists, which now control the Democratic Party and the Lame Stream Media, talk about gun control, I reflect on our Founding Fathers. These men not only faced certain death but also the loss of everything they...

A SECOND OPINION, The Kansas City Star   Put this one under the category of nothing makes sense in the world any more. The state of Kansas is looking to extend a contract with a Medicaid application processing company that by most accounts provided lousy service. Under the new arrangement,...

GUEST COLUMN, Dick Morris   “Progressives” should be pleased by President Donald Trump’s new U.S.-Mexico trade deal designed to replace NAFTA. This deal explicitly addresses the need to raise wages and uses the carrot of free trade to do so — an intelligent, free market way to achieve more...

GUEST COLUMN, John Schlageck, Kansas Farm Bureau   What would a sweltering summer day be like without an occasional stop at the local ice cream parlor for a couple scoops? Can you imagine eating piping hot chocolate cookies without a frosty glass of milk? Imagine sipping a buttery glass of...

MY PERSPECTIVE, Gary Damron   Last week we began a virtual tour of places in Judea where Jesus lived two thousand years ago. Today the focus will be on contrasts and tensions that started nearly as soon as the baby was born. Most know the story of Christmas, the manger in Bethlehem, and the...

A SECOND OPINION, The Pittsburg Morning Sun   Governor Jeff Colyer visited Crawford County recently to deliver some welcome news — that the oft-delayed Highway 69 widening project would finally, —finally— be completed. This was, of course, before he lost a narrow primary election to...

A SECOND OPINION, The Lawrence Journal-World   What’s lurking beneath the surface in Kansas may rewrite national — perhaps even world — history. Thankfully, for once, this isn’t some statement or metaphor about politics or a conservative movement or some other piece of controversy that...

A SECOND OPINION, The Kansas City Star   Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley wants victims of sex abuse by Catholic priests to know that he is determined to learn everything there is to know about such crimes and cover-ups in this state. “They need to have confidence that this isn’t a...

GUEST COLUMN, Dick Morris

 

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MY PERSPECTIVE, Gary Damron

 

Last week’s article featured the Old Testament’s King David, [ ... ]

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