<![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 Mara Rose Williams: Tour takes historic Lexington, Mo., a step closer to artsy http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/article2289428.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 28 Sep 2014 18:43:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/article2289428.html Dave Helling: Colorado protest shows the importance of teaching how to think, not what to think http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2230939.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 15:54:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2230939.html Dave Helling: Politicians’ views on term limits change the longer they are in office http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2206053.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:55:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2206053.html Mark Morris: Scandals such as the NFL’s reflect on those in charge http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2193852.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:05:10 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2193852.html 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 TheChat: Obama tells the world about KC successes http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2433169.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2433169.html Kansas court rules Democrat off Senate ballot and race heats up http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2454071.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:19:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2454071.html Orman tops Roberts in new poll http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2434611.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:51:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2434611.html Kansas court says Democrats need not provide nominee for U.S. Senate race http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2421062.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:47:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2421062.html Roberts, Orman ad war continues; Roberts: He’s a liberal. Orman: I’m not one of them. http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2404775.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:30:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2404775.html Missouri House leader wants to give voters the option to end the lottery http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2403491.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 08:53:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2403491.html TheChat: Romney wants to be on camera all the time http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2357044.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2357044.html Mary Sanchez: KC Diocese trial extends culture of silence about abuse http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2363301.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:50:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/mary-sanchez/article2363301.html Republicans Pat Roberts, Sam Brownback face campaign together — and apart http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2339453.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:37:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2339453.html Orman gets boost without Democrat on ballot http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2342636.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:22:44 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2342636.html TheChat: Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says war on terror to be with us for years http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2302246.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2302246.html Orman: I would give presidents latitude to pick their teams http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2304173.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:49:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2304173.html TheChat: Obama admits that U.S. misjudged Syria http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2288306.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 28 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2288306.html Gov. Jay Nixon makes fourth trip to Afghanistan http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2283991.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 28 Sep 2014 12:10:39 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2283991.html Follow us on Twitter http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2261226.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2261226.html Steve Kraske: Amid his campaign troubles, Sen. Pat Roberts has one ace up his sleeve http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2261785.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 16:43:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2261785.html Gov. Sam Brownback picks up Democratic support in Kansas City, Kan. http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2261535.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 16:15:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2261535.html Sen. Pat Roberts’ address confusion embedded in paperwork http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2257716.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:17:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2257716.html TheChat: Ex-Sen. Robert Bennett bemoans Pat Roberts’ handling of residency issue http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2246676.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2246676.html NRA, Koch-funded group helping Pat Roberts' Senate campaign http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2247238.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:35:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2247238.html Sen. Jerry Moran has much at stake in Pat Roberts’ Senate race in Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2248919.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 Sep 2014 18:28:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2248919.html Challenger Kelly Kultala hits U.S. Rep. Kevin Yoder on swimming incident http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2246525.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:52:59 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2246525.html TheChat: Pat Roberts says the country is headed for ‘national socialism’ http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2229179.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2229179.html MSNBC looks at Roberts-Orman senate race in Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2241048.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 Sep 2014 09:21:15 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2241048.html New ad hits Orman, Obama in Senate race http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2229493.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 13:56:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2229493.html Roberts welcomes the one, the only...Sarah Palin http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2229280.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 13:50:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2229280.html Obama: The U.S. is tackling greenhouse gas emissions http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2217624.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2217624.html If Greg Orman should win in Kansas, he would hold leverage in Washington http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2220219.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:44:27 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2220219.html Nate Silver has Greg Orman favored to win Kansas senate seat http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2218832.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:57:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2218832.html South Kansas City intersection still baffles drivers http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/news-columns-blogs-the_watchdog/article2220212.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:19:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/news-columns-blogs-the_watchdog/article2220212.html Kansas lawsuit seeking replacement for Chad Taylor is moved to district court http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2213007.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:09:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2213007.html For the record, Inouye liked his girls chubby http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2201902.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2201902.html Greg Orman’s net worth would place him among wealthiest senators if elected http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2201825.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:14:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2201825.html Conservative group Grow Missouri busts out a blimp http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2194666.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2194666.html John McCain to stump for Sen. Pat Roberts in Overland Park http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2177448.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2177448.html Kansas governor candidate Paul Davis was at strip club raided for drugs in 1998 http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2185478.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 19:26:24 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2185478.html Humans hate and cats await crickets on the march http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/c-w-gusewelle/article2142937.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/c-w-gusewelle/article2142937.html Pat Roberts and Greg Orman see several issues differently in the U.S. Senate race in Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2174379.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:17:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2174379.html At debate, Kansas gubernatorial candidates focus on Johnson County http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2172009.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:23:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2172009.html Kansas ballots go overseas without a Democrat in Senate race http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2172600.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:49:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2172600.html Steve Kraske: Pat Roberts is hurting in Senate race because he’s still a mystery to many http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2168933.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:34:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2168933.html Jean Schodorf blasts Kris Kobach over his handling of Chad Taylor case http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2156840.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2156840.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