Opinion Columns & Blogs

July 20, 2014 12:00 AM

Mark Peterson: Legislative debates locked and loaded

In late June, House Speaker Ray Merrick, R-Stilwell, managed artlessly to express a set of viewpoints concerning the First and Second amendments, feminism, the government’s monopoly on the legitimate use of force, and representative democracy that ought to make Kansans scratch their heads.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Celebrating 100 Years at Camp Wood YMCA 00:54

Celebrating 100 Years at Camp Wood YMCA

Lesser prairie chicken research 02:13

Lesser prairie chicken research

Help for lesser prairie chicken 03:42

Help for lesser prairie chicken

Where in the state of Kansas is Michael Pearce? (March 9) 01:43

Where in the state of Kansas is Michael Pearce? (March 9)

VIDEO: Massive clouds of blackbirds in the Kansas sky 01:20

VIDEO: Massive clouds of blackbirds in the Kansas sky

Early spring morning in Kansas wild turkey country 00:42

Early spring morning in Kansas wild turkey country

VIDEO: Where in the state of Kansas is Michael Pearce? (Feb. 9) 01:02

VIDEO: Where in the state of Kansas is Michael Pearce? (Feb. 9)

VIDEO: Trapping as a way to protect birds and calves 01:03

VIDEO: Trapping as a way to protect birds and calves

VIDEO: Where in the state of Kansas is Michael Pearce? 01:52

VIDEO: Where in the state of Kansas is Michael Pearce?

Share Video

Editor's Choice Videos