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    Brown v. Board of Education and the Monroe School

    Justin Sochacki gave a tour of Monroe Elementary School, one of the four formerly segregated schools for African Americans in Topeka, Kansas, and talked about the Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court…

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    Representative Tim Hueskamp's Kansas Primary Loss

    Justin Wingerter, federal and state government reporter with the Topeka Capital-Journal, spoke by phone about Representative Tim Huelskamp’s (R-KS) primary loss in Kansas.

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    Kansas Governor's Mansion Library

    Mary Madden gave a tour of the library at Cedar Crest, the Kansas Governor’s home, and talked about the importance of its collection of books. Cedar Crest was built in 1928 by Kansas newspaper founder Frank…

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    The Civil War in Kansas

    Debra Goodrich Bisel talked about her book, The Civil War in Kansas: Ten Years of Turmoil, about how fighting in Kansas began six years before the Civil War officially started in 1861. The Kansas-Nebraska Act, which was…

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    Book TV in Topeka, Kansas

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Topeka, Kansas, from April 5-9 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the…

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    William Allen White and the Ku Klux Klan

    Lin Fredericksen talked about William Allen White and his efforts to push the Ku Klux Klan out of Kansas in the early 20th century. Ms. Fredericksen also showed items related to the case that brought and end…

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    Charles Curtis House

    Nova Cottrell and Debra Goodrich Bisel talked about the Charles Curtis House, the former home of the United States' 31st vice president. Charles Curtis was a Kaw Nation Native American and was the fist…

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    Territorial Kansas

    Time Rues talked about and presented items related to territorial Kansas, including two of the state’s first four constitutions, an earl map of the Kansas Territory, and a letter written by abolitionist John…

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    Governor Sam Brownback Interview

    Kansas Governor Sam Brownback (R) talked about the history and politics of his state. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Topeka, Kansas,…

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    Bleeding Kansas

    Bill Wagnon talked about “Bleeding Kansas,” the series of violent political confrontations from 1854-1961 between anti-slavery and pro-slavery elements in the Kansas Territory and neighboring towns in the state of…

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    Kansas State Capitol

    Andrea Burton talked about the history of the Kansas State Capitol and showed some of its most notable features. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities…

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    American History TV in Topeka, Kansas

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Topeka, Kansas, from April 5-9 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with…

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    Kansas State of the State Address

    Governor Sam Brownback (R) delivered a state of the state address from the State Capitol in Topeka, Kansas.

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    Greg Orman Concession Speech

    Greg Orman (I) spoke to supporters following his defeat in the 2014 Kansas U.S. Senate election. He was running against incumbent Senator Pat Roberts (R).

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    Senator Pat Roberts Victory Speech

    Senator Pat Roberts (R) spoke to supporters following his victory in the 2014 Kansas U.S. Senate election. He was running against Greg Orman (I).

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    Kansas Senate Debate

    Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) and Greg Orman (I) met in a debate in the Kansas U.S. Senate race. The debate took place at the KSNW-TV studios in Wichita, and was sponsored by KSNW-TV, KSNT-TV,…

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    Mitt Romney at Senator Pat Roberts Campaign Rally

    Former presidential candidate and Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney (R) was a featured speaker at a campaign event for Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS), who was running for re-election. Former…

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    Kansas Senate Race

    Kansas City Star political correspondent Steve Kraske spoke by phone about the lKansas Senate race, one considered a toss-up. He also talked about Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican…

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    Open Phones

    Headlines from the day’s newspapers were read, and telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question: “Is a mandatory Ebola quarantine for health care workers returning from West…

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    Kansas Gubernatorial Debate

    Incumbent Governor Sam Brownback (R) and challenger Kansas House Minority Leader Paul Davis (D) faced off in a debate in the Kansas gubernatorial race.

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