Aimee Patton

A pleasantly eccentric take on politics


Something happened this week that was startling to Kansas lawmakers. A bill was introduced by Kansas Republican Barbara Bollier that was deeply rooted in something rarely found in Topeka.  In fact, it’s so rare that it has lawmakers shocked and unsure of what to do with this bill.   “We’ve heard about bills like this …

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The Kansas legislature is barely back in session for 2016 and before their seats can even get nice and toasty warm that can only mean one thing – Another gun bill! The NRA must be giving some sort of trophy for the most gun bills by a state, because Kansas can’t crank them out fast …

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Today is my birthday and to celebrate I thought I would pick out my favorite state story and write about it.  Well Happy Birthday to me, because both Kansas and Missouri had two state story doozies to choose from leaving me unable to pick between the two. So ladies and gentlemen….I give you a TIE …

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  Speaker Boehner announced today that he is retiring.  He met the Pope yesterday, had a political epiphany and he said, “I’m going home.  Peace out suckas.   Pack up my spray tan machine.  You’ll find me on the 16 fairway on a golf course in Cinci.” Maybe he didn’t say exxaaccctttllly that, but I’m …

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