So they said

robertsmug“Now that the Koch family is spending money to promote free markets and private enterprise, we are supposed to believe that our democracy is at risk? That is absurd.” – Sen. Pat Roberts (in photo), R-Kan., in opposing regulations on political speech

“The motto of our elected officials is: ‘If it ain’t broke, break it.’” – Elizabeth Kinch of Derby, speaking to state lawmakers at a south-central Kansas legislative forum

“And the key phrase as I visit with my colleagues this morning? In the #ksleg, there are no fair fights.” – Rep. Stephanie Clayton, R-Overland Park, in a Friday tweet

“I don’t care if PBS exists.” – Rep. Virgil Peck, R-Tyro, as the Legislature debated whether to eliminate state funding for Kansas public broadcasting