Aimee Patton

A pleasantly eccentric take on politics

It’s the end of the year and before we pop the champagne and kiss the person next to us, lets take a look back at 2015. Oh Kansas – 2015 was one crazy legislative ride. It had more drama than a Kardashian Thanksgiving. From same-sex marriage to education funding there was a fight at every …

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Update – The House was at it again last night.  This time they pulled an all nighter.  A “modified” tax bill was debated and finally voted on.  I think the only modifications made to the bill was language to clarify that a pack of cigarettes for the sin tax included 20 cigarettes.  Seriously – the …

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Dear Kansas lawmakers,   I’m not sure if it’s a good thing or a bad thing that you are breaking records for how long you have been in session this year.  As exciting as your #ksleg twitter feed is to read, I’m getting tired and cranky.  We all know the story by now -the radical …

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Listen up Kansans! On Tuesday, Governor Brownback is launching Road Map 2.0 Vision for Kansas!  The Road Map 2.0h oh oh…echo echo echo (for dramatic effect) will be where Governor Brownback travels across Kansas explaining his grand plan for the great Kansas comeback. Now we all know if this is a 2.0 that means there …

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