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“My wife Susan graded me tough @ Benghazi hearing. But we agree HRC’s lies that day should expel her from being prez.” – Rep. Mike Pompeo, R-Wichita, tweeting a Buzzfeed story about how he told the Wichita Pachyderm Club that his wife gave him an F and his son gave him a C for some of his questions to Hillary Rodham Clinton last month

“Disgraced @BillClinton used position to enrich himself & @HillaryClinton – gets ‘leadership award.’ #corruption” – Rep. Tim Huelskamp, R-Fowler/Hutchinson, in a tweet blasting the former president’s honor from KU’s Dole Institute

“We’ll be going into the legislative session pretty much where we were last year at this time, and it could be worse.” – Senate Minority Leader Anthony Hensley, D-Topeka, predicting the state’s lagging revenues will force budget cuts

“Well, try to change it back. That’s your option.” – Rep. Joe Seiwert, R-Pretty Prairie, responding to the Hutchinson Community College president’s objections to the law that will require campuses to allow concealed-carry of guns as of July 2017