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Brownback Pushes Jobs For Rural Kansas
08/12/2010
 

Republican gubernatorial candidate and

U.S. Sen. Sam Brownback says the state needs to do a better job of

attracting jobs to rural areas.

Speaking in Manhattan on Wednesday, Brownback said he'd create

rural "enterprise zones" and use the same incentives the state

now uses to bring jobs to urban and suburban areas.

He also said as governor he'd push for more broadband Internet

service in rural areas.

Brownback began a 32-city bus tour Wednesday to tout his "Road

Map for Kansas" goals. They include creating more private sector

jobs.

Brownback also received the Kansas Farm Bureau's endorsement.

Kansas Democratic Party Executive Director Kenny Johnston said

the bus tour is an attempt by Brownback to run from a bad record in

Congress.

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