Outgoing Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins wasted no time in setting up a lobbying firm. This makes her part of “The Establishment”– and the problem–wrote Michael Smith in last week’s column.
Democrats won a qualified victory in last month’s elections, now they must get ready to govern, wrote Michael Smith in last week’s column.
IK contributor Michael Smith’s latest blog Midwest Political Science Association blog posting.
Democrats do not need to win most rural counties outright, but must cut their losses here to win the governorship, wrote Michael Smith in last week’s column.
“Mainline” Protestant, Episcopal, and established Catholic churches are an important part of Kansas’ cultural, architectural, and political landscape. They face a stark choice today, wrote Michael Smith in last week’s column
Michael Smith argued that Laura Kelly’s gubernatorial candidacy represents a return to sanity, in last week’s column.
Who is going to be Kansas’ next Lt. Governor– and does it matter, asked Michael Smith in last week’s column.
Social science research offers new tools to prevent suicides, wrote Michael Smith in last week’s column.
Michael Smith argued that Kansas’ new adoption law does not fix existing problems and creates some new ones, in last week’s column.
In last week’s column, Michael Smith argued that good candidates are more important to Democrats’ success than is strategic voting or “moving to the center.”