<![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 2014 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 Dave Helling: Views of Senate candidates from Kansas on minimum wage are pretty tangled up http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article3077035.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 19:08:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article3077035.html A Republican Senate would give more clout to Kansas, shift it in Missouri http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3077655.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 19:57:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3077655.html Incomplete claims by the U.S. Senate candidates in Kansas can be misleading http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3013412.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 18:32:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3013412.html Kansas Republicans outpace Democrats in picking up new voters since August http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article3006193.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:05:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article3006193.html TheChat: Jean Schodorf calls Kris Kobach’s fraud crackdown “un-American” http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article3005023.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article3005023.html Steve Kraske: Chris Koster and Catherine Hanaway are already making big calls in race for Missouri governor http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2953788.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:41:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2953788.html TheChat: Greg Orman declares himself “pro choice” http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2921061.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2921061.html TheChat: Davis foresees a change in tone in Topeka http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2836996.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2836996.html Jay Nixon (finally) opens his wallet (a little) for his fellow Dems http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2833026.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 22:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2833026.html Dave Helling: The choice between tanks and test tubes http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2832246.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:41:20 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2832246.html Sinquefield donates $750K to Catherine Hanway for MO governor http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2822158.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:34:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2822158.html Ethics complaint filed over lobbyist gifts to Missouri lawmakers http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2806088.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:42:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2806088.html The Chat: Jason Kander comes out against early voting amendment http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2758378.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2758378.html Holsman looks at lieutenant governor, then walks away http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2708940.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:03:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2708940.html TheChat: President Obama picked Wall Street over families, Elizabeth Warren says http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2703816.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2703816.html Outside spender dumps $1 million into Kansas Senate race http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2701025.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:13:32 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2701025.html Brownback terminates presidential campaign http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2805520.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:30:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2805520.html New poll shows Brownback, Davis race growing tighter http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2705537.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:02:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2705537.html Is Lynn Jenkins in trouble, too? http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2699988.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 07:50:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2699988.html The Chat: Has Greg Orman peaked? http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2690100.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2690100.html Dave Helling: Either renewing or rejecting a commitment to renewable energy http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2693070.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 18:27:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2693070.html Billionaires to the rescue for Greg Orman http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2684635.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 11 Oct 2014 19:25:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2684635.html Steve Kraske: Kansas is Republican, but it’s not as conservative as some might think http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2668128.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:12:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2668128.html TheChat: Republicans are pressuring AG Chris Koster to defend Missouri law that bans same-sex marriage http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2639487.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2639487.html In a low-profile year, the stakes of this year’s Missouri election are high http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2640535.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 17:20:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2640535.html New poll shows Brownback leading Kansas governor’s race http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2632903.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 08:59:59 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2632903.html Koch brothers coming to the rescue of Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2635332.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:45:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2635332.html Outside money beginning to trickle in to Kansas Senate race http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2635038.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:33:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2635038.html Mystery groups dominating Kansas airwaves in race for governor http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2633358.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 10:12:24 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2633358.html Greg Orman, Pat Roberts mix it up at JoCo forum http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2597934.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2597934.html New polls suggest Pat Roberts, Sam Brownback are gaining ground on opponents in re-election bids http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2630555.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 22:42:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2630555.html Federal report says that voter ID probably hurt turnout in Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2628591.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 19:23:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2628591.html Dave Helling: Kansas economic promises are often dust in the wind http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2624568.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 16:39:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2624568.html Pat Roberts’ pivot away from ag focus may have hurt http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2569342.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 09:14:27 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2569342.html TheChat: Leon Panetta split with Barack Obama on Iraq http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2564292.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2564292.html New polls show incumbents Pat Roberts, Sam Brownback still trail opponents http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2563944.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 17:23:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2563944.html TheChat: Boeing makes history in Missouri, Jay Nixon says http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2535193.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2535193.html Gifts to Missouri lawmakers are not always easy to track http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2534118.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 12:45:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2534118.html Dan Cofran will not challenge Mayor Sly James next year http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2536301.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 15:36:13 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2536301.html Chastain as KC mayor? Residency definition will get a workout http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2532446.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 10:46:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2532446.html Ted Cruz to stump for Pat Roberts this week http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2531870.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 09:49:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2531870.html TheChat: McCaskill rips National Guard 'betrayal' http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2518819.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 05 Oct 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2518819.html New NBC poll has Greg Orman leading Pat Roberts by 10% in Kansas Senate race http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2518735.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 05 Oct 2014 10:06:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2518735.html U.S. Rep. Vicki Hartzler frowns on Jackson County judge’s gay marriage ruling http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2512583.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 04 Oct 2014 17:41:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2512583.html Steve Kraske: As the election looms, personal vendettas play out http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2500173.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 03 Oct 2014 20:51:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2500173.html Are Kansas GOP woes affecting other races? http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2497812.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 03 Oct 2014 13:50:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2497812.html Secretary of State Kris Kobach in tight race following Senate ballot dispute http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2493489.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 03 Oct 2014 02:17:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2493489.html Sen. Pat Roberts has had it awfully easy http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2495489.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 03 Oct 2014 09:27:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2495489.html TheChat: W says his brother has his eyes on the White House http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2487881.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 02 Oct 2014 21:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2487881.html Dave Helling: Health care compact is sound and fury, signifying nothing http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2427343.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:42:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2427343.html Orman: I don’t support amnesty. Roberts: Path to citizenship is amnesty. http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2483912.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:02:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2483912.html Pat Roberts gets on-air help from Bob Dole http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2483497.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 02 Oct 2014 13:31:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2483497.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 Missouri House leader wants to give voters the option to end the lottery http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2403491.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 08:53:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2403491.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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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