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Trump Nominates Wildly Unpopular Kansas Governor Sam Brownback to Handle Religious Freedom Issues Abroad Trump Nominates Wildly Unpopular Kansas Governor Sam Brownback to Handle Religious Freedom Issues Abroad

Another widely despised man has a high probability of signing up to join the rudderless hell cruise that is the Trump administration. This time, it’s Kansas Governor Sam Brownback, whom the White House announced on Wednesday is President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the State Department’s ambassador at large for…

Kansas Governor's Brother Accused of Terrorizing Neighbors for Years Kansas Governor's Brother Accused of Terrorizing Neighbors for Years

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Waitress Tells Governor Sam Brownback Where He Can Leave His Tip Waitress Tells Governor Sam Brownback Where He Can Leave His Tip

That Sam Brownback is one hell of a guy—what, with all of his “Governor Knows Best” moves in making Kansas an extremely hostile place to be for women and fighting with the teens on the Twitter.

Anti-Choice Kansas Pols Busking for Money to Defend Extreme Abortion Ban Anti-Choice Kansas Pols Busking for Money to Defend Extreme Abortion Ban

The state of Kansas is in the midst of a serious budget crisis, so naturally, a bunch of white men who know everything about the way women’s bodies should operate are looking to scrounge up cash for one of the most extreme anti-choice laws in the country.

Kansas Bans Common Second Trimester Abortion Procedure Kansas Bans Common Second Trimester Abortion Procedure

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback signed a bill into law last night that will ban intact dilation and evacuation, the most commonly used second trimester abortion method. The law, which was written by the National Right to Life Committee, is effective July 1. Brownback signed the measure in a private ceremony, surrounded…

​NARAL's New Campaign Goes After Politicians 'Obsessed with Abortion' ​NARAL's New Campaign Goes After Politicians 'Obsessed with Abortion'

On Monday, NARAL Pro-Choice America, the women's reproductive health lobbying group, launched a huge new campaign, targeting three Republican governors known for their ridiculous anti-abortion stances: Wisconsin's Scott Walker, Florida's Rick Scott, and Kansas' Sam Brownback.

If You're Knocked Up in Kansas and Don't Want to Be, You Better Hope You Get the Right Pharmacist If You're Knocked Up in Kansas and Don't Want to Be, You Better Hope You Get the Right Pharmacist

Oh, great. Another law that gives medical professionals the right let their superstitious beliefs trump the needs of their patients. Earlier this week, Kansas governor Sam Brownback signed into law a measure that would strengthen so-called "conscience rights" of pharmacists in the state, giving them the right to…

Trolling Politicians' Facebook Pages With Vaginal News is Hot New Trend Trolling Politicians' Facebook Pages With Vaginal News is Hot New Trend

It started with a single post to Virginia Delegate Ryan McDougle's facebook wall. Now, it's become a trend that's sweeping the nation, like Silly Bandz or Brazilian waxes, and there's no sign of it letting up: women are flooding the Facebook walls of politicians who have attempted to legislate their way into women's…

Gov. Brownback Apologizes To Teen Who Dissed Him Gov. Brownback Apologizes To Teen Who Dissed Him

While we remain convinced that Kansas Governor Sam brownback's policies do indeed suck, today he took the high road by apologizing for the ridiculous controversy over whether 18-year-old Emma Sullivan should repent for insulting him on Twitter. Today he posted on Facebook:

Teen Refuses To Apologize For Saying The Governor 'Sucks' On Twitter Teen Refuses To Apologize For Saying The Governor 'Sucks' On Twitter

There are plenty of reasons to be glad that you aren't in high school anymore. As full-fledged adults, we're no longer forced to write essays about the ATP cycle, running and swimming are strictly voluntary, and we aren't obligated to have a crush at least one member of a boy band. Another bonus: If we feel like…

Kansas Passes Restrictive Abortion Insurance Law Kansas Passes Restrictive Abortion Insurance Law

Both chambers of the Kansas legislature have approved a newly restrictive abortion access law that Governor Sam Brownback is expected to sign.

Hillary Clinton Is Not Getting Involved In Her Seat, But She's The Only One Who Isn't Hillary Clinton Is Not Getting Involved In Her Seat, But She's The Only One Who Isn't

Clinton told her supporters to stop talking smack about Caroline Kennedy unless they're going to endorse someone else. She doesn't want people to believe it's coming from her. [Politico]

Which Politicians Do Your Favorite Mall Retailers Really Support? Which Politicians Do Your Favorite Mall Retailers Really Support?

We still don't know who those Abercrombie-wearing toolbelts at the Barack Obama speech were. But we do, thanks to the media's dogged refusal to back away from this story, know they weren't sent by Abercrombie & Fitch. Employees of the world's worst company only gave a total of $500 to the Obama campaign, and that was…

Alexis Thompson May Actually Increase Our Interest In Golf Alexis Thompson May Actually Increase Our Interest In Golf

Golf? Snooze. A 12 year old girl becoming the youngest female to ever qualify for United States Women's Open? Pretty awesome. [USAToday]

Who Wore It Best: Republican NH Debate Edition Who Wore It Best: Republican NH Debate Edition

We were super excited to try our hand at critiquing the presidential candidates in last night's Republican debate in New Hampshire after giving their Dem counterparts the once-over on Monday. After all, these pols are all white Christian dudes! And as such, they just love telling us exactly what we should not be doing…

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