Wednesday, 01 July 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Wednesday
Low  71°
High 100°
Thursday
Low  65°
High 89°
Friday
Low  66°
High 89°
Saturday
Low  68°
High 93°
Sunday
Low  71°
High 97°
Monday
Low  66°
High 94°
Tuesday
Low  65°
High 87°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 67°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Brownback Sworn In As Kansas Governor
01/10/2011

Sam Brownback has been sworn in as Kansas' governor, assuming
office with the state facing a big budget shortfall.

He took the oath of office Monday in the Kansas House chamber.
The ceremony was forced by a winter storm that dumped several
inches of snow overnight.

The 54-year-old Republican gave up a seat in the U.S. Senate to
become the state's 46th governor. He served as Kansas agriculture
secretary before running successfully for Congress in 1994, and he
won his Senate seat two years later. He's had strong ties to
abortion and gay marriage opponents, but he stressed economic
issues in his bid for governor.

He and the GOP-controlled Kansas Legislature must close a
projected $550 million budget shortfall for the fiscal year
beginning July 1.
 

You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.


RELATED STORIES
Oklahoma Voters Head to the Polls Tuesday
Obama Cited as Kansas Religious Freedom Bill Heard
Marijuana Bill not Making it in Kansas
Night of Politics Friday Night at Depot
Three City Commisioners Throw Hats Back in Ring
Carl Holmes Holds House Energy Chair
Montezuma Man To Replace Huelskamp In Senate
Kan. Gov.-Elect's Tax Plan Aims To Lure Outsiders
Kobach Concedes Kansas Voter-Citizenship Plan Dead
Kansas Legislators Pray on National Day
Click Here For All Stories

MOST VIEWED STORIES
Liberal Police Conduct A Death Investigation
Liberal Police Make Arrest In Counterfeit Case
Liberal Police Make Arrest In Tire Slashings
Counterfit $20's Found In Liberal
Flag Smut Detected In Western Kansas Wheat
Liberal Edges Hays to Take Series
Farmland Values Decline In Kansas
Wheat Harvest Rolls Across Kansas
Bee Jays Hold On in Bethany
Super Saturday Provides Insights Into Child Development
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Bee Jay Games vs. Boulder Canceled
FSBC To Offer VBS - Off The Map
Cannons Hold Down Liberal
Farmland Values Decline In Kansas
Kansas Has No Plans To Change Voter Registration Requirements
Former Jayhawk and KU Football Assistant in Liberal Friday  
Weekend Rattler Update
Bee Jays Complete Sweep in Oklahoma City
Bee Jays Hold On in Bethany
BJ's Hit Six Home Runs in Win
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2015 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group