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Opinion Line (Jan. 20)

Gov. Sam Brownback’s proposals to deal with the state’s budget crisis are akin to selling our furniture to make the next mortgage payment. Then what?

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Opinion Line (Jan. 16)

Bike paths are a necessity not a luxury. If Wichita doesn't get more for younger people to do, Wichita won't have any young people. Bike paths are as important as street repairs.

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Opinion Line (Jan. 14)

Thanks to Wichita, I will not become too affluent with the 0.3 percent cost-of-living increase from Social Security. The increase in water rates will make sure I stay on a healthy diet of Meow Mix.

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Opinion Line (Jan. 12)

Slaughtering a gentle and loving pet deer? What kind of trauma are the Mcgaughey children suffering thanks to those murder-happy authorities? How barbaric our nation has become.

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Opinion Line (Jan. 11)

Gov. Sam Brownback says he “remains committed to supporting pro-growth tax policies.” Since his policies have not produced growth, he should listen to the majority of his constituents and allow the Legislature to repeal the 2012 tax law.

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Opinion Line (Jan. 9)

Tax law is not rocket science, but it is math. You must collect enough tax revenues to cover expenses. If you lower taxes for someone, then someone else has to pay more. Our day of reckoning is coming.

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Opinion Line (Jan. 8)

Regarding the Budgeting 101 class to be offered at the library: Do they have enough room to accommodate our governor, the Legislature and even our city and county leaders?

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As a Republican, I fully admit congressional Republicans were wrong to try to put a leash on the independent ethics office. It’s more proof there must be congressional term limits and as soon as possible.

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Opinion Line (Jan. 6)

Buyer’s remorse for old people who voted GOP: Congress and the new president will now likely approve the Health Care Compact, and Kansas will take over your Medicare funds. Do you trust Gov. Sam Brownback managing your Medicare?

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Opinion Line (Jan. 5)

Oh, great. Gov. Sam Brownback wasn’t satisfied with just goofing up Medicaid by changing it to KanCare. Now he wants to create another slush fund by changing Medicare into an interstate compact. His good ideas have bankrupted our state.

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Opinion Line (Jan. 4)

I figured out how to make the traffic lights downtown. Drive 60 mph between lights. No, drive 5 mph. Wait, no, drive 60 then 5. Forget it. It can’t be done. The lights were obviously programmed by an evil person.

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