Aimee Patton

A pleasantly eccentric take on politics

The worst politician of the week award goes to….(drum roll please)….Kris Kobach.   You probably remember Kris Kobach, Secretary of State of Kansas, who ran around screaming about voter fraud and implemented the harshest voter identification laws in the nation.  To vote in Kansas, you have to  provide a valid driver’s license, your first-born son, a …

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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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Another day another bill to attempt to defund, make illegal or just outright outlaw Obamacare. This time it comes from my favorite KS Representative Brett Hildebrand. Hildebrand sponsored HB2553 – the healthcare compact bill. Now what the heck is a health care compact? It basically takes the newly formed Federal program of Obamacare and puts …

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Tonight is Governor Sam Brownback’s state of the state speech outlining Kansas priorities for the 2014 legislative session.  An anticipated part of the Governor’s speech will be a proposal to extend Kindergarten to a full day in Kansas schools The new plan will cost Kansas taxpayers $80 million dollars over 5 years.  The governor and …

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