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Trump missed a chance to reform criminal justice

On the stump, candidate Trump seemed capable of coming around on criminal justice reform, if only for the sake of the economy. To be sure, he was – and is – an immigration reformer who talks tough on crime, but the core beliefs he espoused behind the podium painted a portrait of a man who viewed governmental waste with such utter disdain that he would stop at nothing to cast it down the river as he drained the swamp.

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Kansas turnaround

Kansans, we are done being kicked around. For five years we endured the eyes of the nation upon us, judging our tax experiment. We became famous, the poster state for bad tax policy. The takeaway message from those watching was “don’t do what Kansas did.”

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What is Our Energy Future?

Debate continues across the country on our nation’s energy future. The competing visions, however, are not just philosophical arguments. There are real differences between these two visions and their outcomes on our economy, on consumers, and on our way of life.

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What is Our Energy Future?

Debate continues across the country on our nation’s energy future. The competing visions, however, are not just philosophical arguments. There are real differences between these two visions and their outcomes on our economy, on consumers, and on our way of life.

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Highlights from the Big Slick auction stage: Singing, dancing, joking, celebrating

Big Slick Celebrity Weekend hosts Paul Rudd, Jason Sudeikis, Eric Stonestreet, Rob Riggle and David Koechner, along with their famous guests including comedian Seth Herzog and singer David Cook, entertained the Midland crowd and helped raise a record $1.75 million for Children's Mercy.
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Highlights from the Big Slick auction stage: Singing, dancing, joking, celebrating 1:38

Highlights from the Big Slick auction stage: Singing, dancing, joking, celebrating

KCATA video captures rolling gunbattle that ends in car crashing, narrowly missing bus 0:53

KCATA video captures rolling gunbattle that ends in car crashing, narrowly missing bus

Watch: Timelapse of crews moving 98-foot sequoia tree to new home 0:24

Watch: Timelapse of crews moving 98-foot sequoia tree to new home

World's biggest slab of ribs can be seen from Interstate-35 2:08

World's biggest slab of ribs can be seen from Interstate-35

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