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So they said

▪  “The band Kansas has more money.” – talk show host Bill Maher, joking about Kansas’ state budget problems

▪  “It was fantastic. I walked out of there saying this guy’s going to beat Hillary Clinton. That’s the beginning of the end of Hillary.” – Rep. Tim Huelskamp, R-Fowler/Hutchinson, on one of Donald Trump’s private meetings with congressional Republicans

▪  “Among the possibilities Trump ought to be considering are people like Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach....” – columnist Ann Coulter, on Donald Trump’s running-mate options

▪  “I also want to make a personal acknowledgment to my great friend, the late Randy Brown – a journalist, teacher, writer and advocate for Wichita, and lover of the library. It was Randy who urged me to join the foundation board and for that I will always be grateful. When I turn my shovel of earth today, Randy’s hands will be with me.” – Wichita Public Library Foundation board member Mark Chamberlin, paying tribute to the former Eagle editorial page editor at the groundbreaking for the Advanced Learning Library