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Trump making Obamacare popular

President Trump had hoped to celebrate his 100-day mark by boasting of his success in obliterating his loser predecessor's signature domestic accomplishment – and in replacing it (naturally, since Trump is a winner) with something that delivers more and better health care for less money. Instead, one of his chief 100-day accomplishments may be that he's in the process of making Obamacare more popular.

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New tax would hurt Kansas importers, jobs

Congress has a rare opportunity in the coming months to replace our nation’s broken and dysfunctional tax code with one that is simple, efficient and fair for all Americans. But one provision being debated would do the exact opposite – imposing $2.4 billion in new taxes on Kansas businesses that import goods, while threatening thousands of their jobs.

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Opinion Line (April 26)

For once a great big “thank you” to the Kansas Corporation Commission for stopping the sale of Westar. That ultimately would have caused even more harm to customers than Westar already does, with the KCC’s blessing.

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Opinion Line (April 25)

People, get ready for the 2018 gubernatorial race. We don't want another Sam Brownback, and the GOP has lots of money. Stop supporting GOP candidates to halt the downward spiral in Kansas.

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Opinion Line (April 24)

I get so tired of the poorly repaired city streets of Wichita beating up my car. The streets are horrible and embarrassing when I have a visitor from out of state.

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Kansas student journalists worried about publishing critique of principal

Emily Smith, the journalism teacher at Pittsburg High School, talks about the trials and tribulations she and her students went through before publishing an article critical of the newly hired principal. They eventually received national acclaim and an invitation to the White House Correspondents Dinner. (Video by Oliver Morrison / The Wichita Eagle)
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Kansas student journalists worried about publishing critique of principal

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