October 22, 2014

OPINION: Washington needs to cut spending, reduce debt

Sen. Jerry Moran
R-Kansas

Recently, the U.S. Department of Labor released a dismal update on the state of our nation’s economy. Not only did the national unemployment rate rise to 9.1 percent, but the number of Americans looking for work …

Gardner debt reaches over $100 million

Jeff Barber, Gardner, is $14,804 in debt – not including his mortgage, cars or credit cards. That’s his share of public debt from local entities including state, local, county and school debt. When the national debt is included, Barber – …