So they said

jenkins,lynn“Keep in mind they don’t have to vote for things – they’re in the minority.” – Rep. Lynn Jenkins (in photo), R-Topeka, choosing not to fault Sens. Jerry Moran and Pat Roberts for voting against the budget deal

“If she starts just making stuff up, let me know.” – Rep. Kevin Yoder, R-Overland Park, jokingly questioning the legitimacy of the sign-language interpreter at the inaugural meeting of the Congressional Deaf Caucus

“Re-elect No One” – bumper sticker being sold by an Overland Park businessman

“All the attention on the Koch brothers’ politics … obscures the story of how their sprawling conglomerate has become one of the most important companies in America. If Koch Industries were eligible, its $115 billion in revenues would be enough for it to rank No. 17 on the Fortune 500, with sales larger than those of Google, Goldman Sachs, and Kraft Foods combined.” – writer Christopher Leonard, in his Fortune magazine article headlined “The new Koch”