<![CDATA[News Columns & Blogs | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/ The Kansas City Star newspaper and KansasCity.com in Kansas City, MO bring you News Columns & Blogs. en-us Copyright 2014 The Kansas City Star Tue, 17 Jun 2014 12:58:27 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 17 Jun 2014 12:58:27 CDT News Columns & Blogs 60 Dave Helling: How do voters decide? No one knows for sure http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2141639.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:35:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2141639.html Dave Helling: Bigger forces could compel small Kansas schools to merge http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2116480.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:25:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2116480.html Joe Robertson: Kansas City schools and old nemesis CEE-Trust are not so far apart http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2092069.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:16:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2092069.html Dave Helling: Democrats, Republicans change ballot for partisan advantage http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2044404.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:16:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2044404.html Dave Helling: Sam Brownback, Pat Roberts have work to do if they want to keep their jobs http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1905868.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 11:18:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1905868.html Alan Bavley: Health care in U.S. is a bureaucrat-heavy system http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1879553.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 07 Sep 2014 19:01:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1879553.html Dave Helling: Kansas races compel, other states hold intrigue http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/article1343597.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:32:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/article1343597.html Mará Rose Williams: Feds cut a new tuition break for some veterans http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1338116.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 21:21:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1338116.html Dave Helling: Kansas governor debate can’t be a one-sided affair http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1306100.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1306100.html Dave Helling: College sports system continues to crumble http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1295280.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1295280.html Mark Morris: ‘Crime tax’ is just a part of city life http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1289805.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 22:08:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1289805.html Dave Helling: Events in Ferguson, Mo., offer lessons for liberals and conservatives http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1247108.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:24:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1247108.html Alan Bavley: Pushing past political rhetoric on Obamacare http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1242789.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 17 Aug 2014 18:31:37 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1242789.html Dave Helling: Pat Roberts’ odds to retain Senate seat look good, but he’s not in yet http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1215532.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:45:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1215532.html Dave Helling: The lines that divide us can be erased http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1196352.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 15:22:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1196352.html Joe Robertson: Staying grounded amid the education wars http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/article1187261.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 10 Aug 2014 18:07:11 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/article1187261.html Kansas court scrubs Democrat Chad Taylor from ballot for U.S. Senate http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2155992.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:43:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2155992.html In Ferguson’s wake, Nixon creates engagement office http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2153614.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:58:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2153614.html Missouri political divide described as deepest in four decades http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2142527.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2142527.html Sen. Claire McCaskill criticizes Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops for signing Dorial Green-Beckham http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2137832.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:07:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2137832.html Gillibrand recalls union leader calling her “fat” http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2127373.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2127373.html Praeger endorses Democrat for KS insurance commissioner http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2129448.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:34:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2129448.html Kansas Supreme Court hears Chad Taylor’s request to remove himself from U.S. Senate ballot http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2124057.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:10:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2124057.html Leawood parkway is designed for slower speeds http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/news-columns-blogs-the_watchdog/article2130253.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:50:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/news-columns-blogs-the_watchdog/article2130253.html Tony Rizzo: Ah, the wonder. Beautiful soccer fields in the heart of Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article2129051.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:15:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article2129051.html Roberts, Brownback trail in new poll http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2124535.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:40:11 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2124535.html Could it be that Iowa doesn’t like Hillary? http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2116567.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2116567.html Brownback on Davis: 'He’s hiding' http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2112385.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:16:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2112385.html Roberts’ campaign: “Kansans are struggling.” Anyone tell Sam Brownback? http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2114301.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:07:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2114301.html Clinton returns to Iowa http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2109491.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 14 Sep 2014 20:50:59 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2109491.html GOP cavalry coming to Pat Roberts’ rescue http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2103697.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 14 Sep 2014 00:15:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2103697.html The only response to Middle East atrocities is obliteration http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/c-w-gusewelle/article2099787.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 13 Sep 2014 16:07:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/c-w-gusewelle/article2099787.html Driver, Roeland Park officials send mixed signals on Roe Boulevard traffic lights http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/news-columns-blogs-the_watchdog/article2101376.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 13 Sep 2014 18:27:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/news-columns-blogs-the_watchdog/article2101376.html Rex Sinquefield to help fund initiative by Missouri House’s speaker-elect http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2086818.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:14:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2086818.html Greg Orman campaign: Pat Roberts camp misleadingly edited debate audio in new ad http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2090835.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:16:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2090835.html Steve Kraske: Jay Nixon’s political stock just swirled down the drain http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2092360.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:33:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2092360.html NYT/CBS poll gives Brownback 7 point lead http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2084143.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:33:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2084143.html Latest Pat Roberts ad signals tone of attack on Greg Orman in Senate race http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2081376.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:10:15 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2081376.html Cruz leaves stage after drawing boos for praising Israel http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2071730.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2071730.html Oops! Leawood trail signs disagree http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/news-columns-blogs-the_watchdog/article2072294.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 20:35:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/news-columns-blogs-the_watchdog/article2072294.html Legislation allowing alcohol sales in Missouri state Capitol fails http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2071886.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:46:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2071886.html Update: Kansas high court to hear Chad Taylor ballot case in Senate race http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2065542.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:16:27 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2065542.html Missouri lawmakers target Gov. Jay Nixon’s vetoes on abortion, guns http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2060911.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 06:49:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2060911.html State senator to Jay Nixon: You were 'chilling out' instead of responding to Ferguson http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2056141.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2056141.html Missouri Republicans override Gov. Jay Nixon’s veto of 72-hour abortion waiting period http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2048499.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 06:42:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2048499.html Greg Orman looks for a businesslike, not partisan, approach to the U.S. Senate http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2046461.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:56:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2046461.html An early look at what Presiden Obama will say tonight about terrorist threat http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2056544.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 17:46:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2056544.html Rep. Lacy Clay: Too many black men are killed after interacting with police http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2041617.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2041617.html Senate candidate Greg Orman’s business, political interests run wide http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2046212.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:15:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2046212.html Democrat Chad Taylor asks Kansas Supreme Court to remove name from U.S. Senate ballot http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2045099.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:15:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2045099.html Rothenberg: Look out, Democrats http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2041673.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:28:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2041673.html Kansas lieutenant governor Jeff Colyer launches myth-busting tour http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1907445.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1907445.html Davis +7, Orman +1 in latest Kansas poll http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1941896.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 17:01:39 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1941896.html Rachel Maddow does the Claire-gush http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1830271.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 07 Sep 2014 22:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1830271.html Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts learns his residency may not be an issue this fall http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1857780.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 07 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1857780.html Analysis: Pat Roberts goes aggressive on Greg Orman, governor debate more even http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1728033.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Sep 2014 13:43:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1728033.html Has Russian President Vladimir Putin launched a Big Mac attack? http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/c-w-gusewelle/article1757845.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Sep 2014 17:21:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/c-w-gusewelle/article1757845.html We’re live tweeting the big State Fair debates this morning http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1700322.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Sep 2014 10:04:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1700322.html Steve Kraske: Week’s events yank Roberts around by the collar http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1609037.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 05 Sep 2014 18:46:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1609037.html Orman backs path to citizenship on immigration http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1509212.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 04 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1509212.html Here’s how to listen to debates for Kansas governor, U.S. Senate on Saturday http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1530988.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 04 Sep 2014 23:16:30 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1530988.html Schodorf rips Kobach’s ruling on Taylor's ballot status http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1515904.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:20:44 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1515904.html Kris Kobach: Chad Taylor stays on ballot for U.S. Senate in Kansas; Taylor to challenge http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1512707.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 04 Sep 2014 15:12:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1512707.html Missouri’s McCaskill urged Democrat to withdraw from Kansas Senate race http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1505208.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 04 Sep 2014 12:47:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1505208.html Brownback is ready to fight for water http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1446703.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 03 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1446703.html Paul Davis, candidate for governor, pulls ad that featured actor charged for soliciting sex http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1455835.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 03 Sep 2014 19:07:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1455835.html Dave Helling: Let’s all have a fair time speculating http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1468723.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 03 Sep 2014 23:24:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1468723.html Democrat Chad Taylor’s exit shakes up U.S. Senate race in Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1447419.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 03 Sep 2014 16:57:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1447419.html Owens, Yonally endorse Greg Orman over Pat Roberts for Senate http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1424742.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 03 Sep 2014 10:27:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1424742.html Mitch McConnell seeks to avoid any discussion of former top aide http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1373453.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1373453.html Centene to build claims processing center in Ferguson, Mo. http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1344193.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:36:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1344193.html Politico: Jay Nixon frustrated, exhausted http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1344591.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:26:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1344591.html Harry Reid is the target at gathering of conservatives http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1340950.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:41:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1340950.html CNN: GOP is getting jittery over Kansas, Roberts http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1341614.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 15:01:36 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1341614.html Feinstein: Obama is very careful — maybe too much so http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1339049.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 01:47:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1339049.html Bright ideas for striping roadways http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/news-columns-blogs-the_watchdog/article1337571.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 19:42:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/news-columns-blogs-the_watchdog/article1337571.html Bridge on Metcalf Avenue reopens, for good this time http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/news-columns-blogs-the_watchdog/article1333543.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 20:38:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/news-columns-blogs-the_watchdog/article1333543.html The world must put Russia’s Vladimir Putin on notice http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/c-w-gusewelle/article1331817.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:37:27 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/c-w-gusewelle/article1331817.html Steve Kraske: Claire McCaskill flirts with a run for Missouri governor http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1320588.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 05:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1320588.html Will Obama upend mid-term politics with immigration? http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1317911.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1317911.html Romney: No, no, no to 2016 http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1311293.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1311293.html Gov. Jay Nixon picks former St. Louis police chief to run the Missouri Department of Public Safety http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1311016.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:36:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1311016.html Brownback has own poll that challenges new SurveyUSA findings http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1306376.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:27:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1306376.html KC Mayor Sly James says he welcomes possible challenge from ex-Councilman Dan Cofran http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1305069.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:45:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1305069.html Paul Davis maintains lead over Sam Brownback in latest poll in Kansas governor race http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1304158.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:04:15 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1304158.html Obama warns ISIL: The reach of America is long http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1303913.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:48:36 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1303913.html Taylor releases first ad in Kansas Senate campaign http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1301617.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:56:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1301617.html Missouri state senator walks out of Nixon meeting after 10 minutes http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1293911.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1293911.html Capt. Johnson talks of shedding tears when he’s alone http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1286794.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1286794.html Democratic secretary of state candidate challenges Republican incumbent to release his tax returns http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1288447.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 18:40:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1288447.html Task force begins work Monday in effort to bring Super Bowl to Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1278781.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 09:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article1278781.html A lot of barking about a south Kansas City intersection http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/news-columns-blogs-the_watchdog/article1283284.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 20:09:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/news-columns-blogs-the_watchdog/article1283284.html With another birthday comes an extra helping of gratitude http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/c-w-gusewelle/article1281875.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 15:18:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/c-w-gusewelle/article1281875.html Steve Kraske: Dan Cofran emerges as a ‘very likely’ opponent to Mayor Sly James next year http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1277684.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:51:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1277684.html Emily’s List gives nod to Kelly Kultala over Kansas GOP congressman Yoder http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1272127.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:30:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1272127.html Ferguson focus now shifts to the cost of all that police presence http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1271577.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:58:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1271577.html McCaskill, Kinder call for study panels in wake of Ferguson unrest http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1270746.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:48:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1270746.html Americans divided on Jay Nixon response in Ferguson http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1269555.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:59:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1269555.html McCaskill on Obama: Schmoozing politicos isn’t his thing http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1266088.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1266088.html Dave Helling: Perhaps there’s a better way to deal with Kansas City projects http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1265017.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:17:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article1265017.html Gov. Jay Nixon: Protect Ferguson, seek justice, restore trust http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1262074.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 07:35:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1262074.html Missouri GOP leader slams plan to increase voter turnout in Ferguson http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1262104.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 07:43:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1262104.html Missouri Black Caucus chair defends Gov. Jay Nixon on Ferguson http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1257358.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1257358.html Orman on the move in new poll, Brownback-Davis deadlocked http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1257038.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:37:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1257038.html Ferguson stays in the political headlines http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1253367.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:45:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article1253367.html