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So they said

“We’re not going to have budget problems next year.” – Gov. Sam Brownback, in remarks during the news conference announcing a compromise on wind energy

“He felt very uncertain about it; he felt very queasy about it.” – economist Arthur Laffer, on how Brownback was worried last year about falling state tax revenue

“Free market Republicans. Unless it’s grocery stores selling wine or Uber offering rides.” – Rep. J.R. Claeys, R-Salina, blasting his colleagues on Twitter after the Legislature voted to override the governor’s veto of the ride-sharing regulation bill

“Sniggering and jokes about requests for demonstration re: Human Donor Breast Milk in caucus. BECAUSE THAT’S APPROPRIATE. #ksleg” – Rep. Stephanie Clayton, R-Overland Park, about Wednesday’s House GOP caucus