<![CDATA[Columns & Blogs: The Buzz | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/ The Kansas City Star newspaper and KansasCity.com in Kansas City, MO bring you The Buzz. en-us Copyright 2015 The Kansas City Star Thu, 02 Oct 2014 17:09:49 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Thu, 02 Oct 2014 17:09:49 CDT The Buzz 60 With Kansas and Minnesota Capitol renovations over budget, the question is: What will happen in Missouri? http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16739891.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16739891.html KC political consultant Jeff Roe rides out backlash to Tom Schweich suicide http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article16663127.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:54:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article16663127.html Steve Kraske: Remember the name Eric Greitens http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16580705.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:19:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16580705.html Kansas’ Huelskamp, like Texas’ Cruz, uses the same Obamacare he loathes http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article16526291.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:49:36 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article16526291.html Jeb Bush gets good news in New Hampshire poll http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16398206.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:17:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16398206.html TheChat: Sen. Claire McCaskill offers Speaker John Boehner a hat tip http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16362101.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16362101.html Kansan arrested in DC abortion protest http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16314515.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 17:02:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16314515.html GOP uses magic asterisk to claim balance for federal budget http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16297025.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:18:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16297025.html Dave Helling: Rock ’n’ roll isn’t soothing Ted Cruz’s soul http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article16297328.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 15:07:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article16297328.html TheChat: Mike Parson again laments Missouri’s political culture http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16267814.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16267814.html TheChat: Ben Carson refers to President Obama as a 'psychopath' http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16171412.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 24 Mar 2015 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16171412.html Jackson County Legislator Crystal Williams is fighting breast cancer http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16255202.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 08:14:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16255202.html 2 things you need to know about Ted Cruz TODAY http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16210184.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 24 Mar 2015 17:22:20 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16210184.html Dave Helling: Republicans struggle to recover from fallout over Tom Schweich suicide http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article16103921.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:26:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article16103921.html TheChat: Here comes Ted Cruz http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16120079.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 23 Mar 2015 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16120079.html Clayton police find no evidence of a whispering campaign against Tom Schweich http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16079375.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:00:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article16079375.html TheChat: Monica Lewinsky wants the world to know that she survived http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15628682.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 22 Mar 2015 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15628682.html TheChat: President Obama kicks around the idea of mandatory voting http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15368804.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 19 Mar 2015 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15368804.html Top GOP businessman backs claim of Tom Schweich whispering campaign http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15411104.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 19 Mar 2015 19:34:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15411104.html GOP’s Hancock inches toward an exit, as calls mount for him to step aside http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15468857.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 12:37:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15468857.html Steve Kraske: New mandates would require you to vote and make you pass a civics test to graduate high school http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article15516311.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 16:41:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article15516311.html More names surface in push to name new Missouri auditor http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15451160.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:39:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15451160.html R. Crosby Kemper III, other library backers ‘thrown out’ of Gov. Jay Nixon’s office http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15311864.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Mar 2015 20:20:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15311864.html TheChat: Planned Parenthood exec takes on Sam Brownback http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15300383.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15300383.html TheChat: Peter Kinder calls Justice Department racist http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article14996186.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 17 Mar 2015 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article14996186.html Missouri bill would cut access to welfare benefits http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15292856.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Mar 2015 17:31:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15292856.html In lawsuit, ACLU says the First Amendment protects anonymous political speech http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15247046.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Mar 2015 11:35:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15247046.html Dave Helling: Letter to Iran figures in 2016 U.S. Senate race in Missouri http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article15272063.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Mar 2015 15:35:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article15272063.html Former KC lawyer on the list for auditor, Democrats say http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15251927.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Mar 2015 12:28:12 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article15251927.html TheChat: Claire McCaskill winces over prospect of anybody reading her emails to her kids http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article14678888.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 16 Mar 2015 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article14678888.html