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Kansas Returns to Moderation in Its Politics

Your editorial “Tax Revenge in Kansas” (June 10) says the primary reason Kansas elected more moderate legislators last November was because of the efforts of the teachers union. It’s true the teachers union opposed Gov. Sam Brownback’s policies, but the idea that it has a significant influence on the Kansas …

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‘Who Do I Charm or Bully?’

Allison Williams, former star of Lena Dunham’s politically charged Girls, apparently doesn’t want to get political herself. However, she will admit that the Trump administration gives her a sense of “fascination — and fear.” According to POLITICO editor Carrie Budoff Brown, Williams, the daughter of MSNBC anchor Brian Williams, takes …

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Stefano Gabbana slams Miley Cyrus for ‘ignorant’ politics post: ‘Next time please ignore us’ – Washington Times

Washington Times Stefano Gabbana slams Miley Cyrus for ‘ignorant’ politics post: ‘Next time please ignore us’Washington TimesStefano Gabbana, the pro-Trump co-designer of Italian luxury fashion label Dolce & Gabbana, fired back at Miley Cyrus on Instagram after the pop singer declared she “strongly” disagreed with the brand’s politics. Dolce & …

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ESPN’s Max Kellerman causes stir by saying NFL ‘injecting politics’ by playing national anthem | NFL

ESPN’s Max Kellerman is being criticized by conservative pundits and others for saying the NFL is “injecting politics” into the sport by playing the national anthem before games. The “First Take” co-host made the comment on Thursday’s show. During a discussion about Seahawks’ star Michael Bennett comparing Colin Kaepernick to Muhammad Ali, Kellerman said Kaepernick …

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The Steve Scalise shooting has already become a political football

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