Kansas a slow-growth state? Don’t tell that to the remarkable young people profiled by Mark Peterson last week: high achievers who stayed right here in Kansas when they graduated.
Does Tonganoxie need a massive new “protein processing plant” funded by tax breaks? Mark Peterson explained that euphemism– and said no–in last week’s column.
Mark Peterson made that case that both words and deliberation matter to good policy in last week’s column.
With Gov. Brownback’s probable departure to take a new job, the IK crew took the opportunity to share our thoughts on his legacy.
In last week’s column, Mark Peterson tackled Senator Moran’s boldness on health care policy– and wondered if it would become permanent.
In last week’s column, Mark Peterson suggested that our friends across the Atlantic could learn a thing or two from recent developments in Kansas politics.
In last week’s column, the IK team– in the person of Mark Peterson this time–returned to the topic of politics, public welfare, and religion in Kansas.
Are Brownback and Trump trying to implement the “strongman” system of government popular in developing countries? Mark Peterson thinks they are, and says so in his latest column.
Is Kansas diverting from Governor Brownback’s cherished “Glide Path to Zero”? Mark Peterson thought so and he wrote about it in last week’s column.
Peterson calls on the legislators to finish the job— and the voters to hold them accountable– in last week’s column, which also added the KC Star to our list of carriers.