Pat Roberts http://hppr.org en Kansas: Incumbent U.S. Senator Roberts signs Obamacare repeal http://hppr.org/post/kansas-incumbent-us-senator-roberts-signs-obamacare-repeal <p></p><p>Republican U.S. Senator Pat Roberts recently signed a pledge sponsored by the conservative women’s organization, Independent Women’s Voice.&nbsp; The pledge is to repeal, defund and dismantle the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/weblogs/elections2014/2014/jul/2/roberts-signs-obamacare-repeal-pledge/">blogged Peter Hancock for the Lawrence Journal-World</a>.</p><p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 05:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 34001 at http://hppr.org Kansas: Incumbent U.S. Senator Roberts signs Obamacare repeal Kansas law professor says Hobby Lobby ruling isn’t about constitutionality http://hppr.org/post/kansas-law-professor-says-hobby-lobby-ruling-isn-t-about-constitutionality <p></p><p>Kansas was one of 18 states that sided with Hobby Lobby in the court battle over opting out of the inclusion of contraceptives in their insurance coverage.&nbsp; The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of Hobby Lobby saying certain employers can opt out of including contraceptives in their insurance because of religious beliefs.&nbsp; The reaction in Kansas followed predictable ideological lines reported Bryan Thompson for <a href="http://www.kansaspublicradio.org/news/health-news/8903-ku-law-professor-hobby-lobby-impact-limited">Kansas Public Radio</a>.</p><p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 05:00:01 +0000 Cindee Talley 33962 at http://hppr.org Kansas law professor says Hobby Lobby ruling isn’t about constitutionality Pat Roberts: A Kansas Senator reinventing himself to win re-election http://hppr.org/post/pat-roberts-kansas-senator-reinventing-himself-win-re-election <p></p><p>Senator Pat Roberts is working to renew ties in his home state <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/us/senator-races-to-show-ties-including-an-address-in-kansas.html">reported Jonathan Martin for the New York Times</a>.&nbsp; Tea Partly influences have changed his long Washington, D.C. history to a liability, and the 77-year old senator is working to adjust his position to better his chances at re-election say his aides.</p><p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 06:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 28458 at http://hppr.org Pat Roberts: A Kansas Senator reinventing himself to win re-election Back in Kansas: Senator Pat Roberts http://hppr.org/post/back-kansas-senator-pat-roberts <p>It’s the season.&nbsp; Representatives are back at home, getting in touch with their constituents.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.salina.com/news/pat-robers#"> <strong>The Salina Journal </strong></a>reported&nbsp;Senator Pat Roberts, R-Kansas, was recently in Salina speaking about the gridlock in Washington, and sharing his stance on the following:</p><p style="margin-left:.5in;">·&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Immigration</p><p style="margin-left:.5in;">· &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Economic stimulus</p><p style="margin-left:.5in;">· &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;The suicide pact</p><p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 05:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 20811 at http://hppr.org Back in Kansas: Senator Pat Roberts Kansas Senators Introduce Legislation to Resume Natural Gas Storage Inspections http://hppr.org/post/kansas-senators-introduce-legislation-resume-natural-gas-storage-inspections <p></p><p>Mike Pompeo is supporting legislation for government safety inspections of natural gas storage fields.&nbsp; The bill was introduced by Pat Roberts,R-Dodge City, and Jerry Moran, R-Hays in April.&nbsp; It would allow the Kansas Corporation Commission to resume inspections. Tue, 30 Jul 2013 05:01:03 +0000 Cindee Talley 19484 at http://hppr.org Kansas Senators Introduce Legislation to Resume Natural Gas Storage Inspections