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+ Three public polls have come out in Kansas and all three polls show Paul Davis beating Sam Brownback. Today, a new PPP poll shows Davis beating Brownback 45-41. And this poll was conducted BEFORE Brownback’s far-right legislators attacked Kansas teachers and showed their true colors on public education.

Three public polls have come out in Kansas and all three polls show Paul Davis beating Sam Brownback. Today, a new PPP poll shows Davis beating Brownback 45-41. And this poll was conducted BEFORE Brownback’s far-right legislators attacked Kansas teachers and showed their true colors on public education.

+ Today Rep. Lynn Jenkins called Democrats push for equal pay for equal work “condescending.” We have a different word for equal pay: “fair.”

Today Rep. Lynn Jenkins called Democrats push for equal pay for equal work “condescending.” We have a different word for equal pay: “fair.”

+ When asked about childhood poverty levels at a recent event, Sam Brownback said: “It’s been flat. That’s one of my five measurables that I’ve been running on. To get childhood poverty down in the state of Kansas.” Since 2011 childhood poverty in Kansas has risen from 19% to 23.15%. Just another misleading line from Governor Brownback.

When asked about childhood poverty levels at a recent event, Sam Brownback said: “It’s been flat. That’s one of my five measurables that I’ve been running on. To get childhood poverty down in the state of Kansas.” Since 2011 childhood poverty in Kansas has risen from 19% to 23.15%. Just another misleading line from Governor Brownback.

Kansas Democrats discuss why they are concerned with the direction the state is moving under Sam Brownback and why they’ll be working to elect commonsense leaders in 2014.

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While this is welcome news, Kansans should keep up the momentum by taking a moment to locate their state senator and contact them (call, snail mail, e-mail, tweet) to inform them to oppose this bill. 

http://openkansas.org/

www.ksdp.org/crmapi/volunteer

www.ksdp.org/crmapi/volunteer

Rep. Jenkins Disgusted with Paycheck Fairness Act