Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Gwyn Mellenger: "Insight Kansas: Gays and civil rights a rising issue in the state" @ Pittsburg Morning Sun

... In both Hutchinson and Salina, a grassroots effort to repeal these ordinances was under way this summer and culminated in the certification of petitions earlier this month. In both cities, opponents of the ordinances had no trouble gathering far more signatures than needed to advance the issue to the general election.

Now, voters in those communities, who may have assumed their vote in Kansas’ lopsided presidential balloting wouldn’t matter, will be drawn to the polls in November. ...
Read more at the Pittsburg Morning Sun.

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