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Vermin Supreme says he is living in Topeka while seeking office, ‘wink, wink’ – News – The Topeka Capital-Journal – Topeka, KS

The Kansas Republican Party is looking to eradicate Vermin Supreme from the primary ballot, where he is challenging GOP incumbent Derek Schmidt in the attorney general’s race.Jim Joice, the party’s executive director, filed an objection Monday over Supreme’s residency. Speaking from his home in Massachusetts, Supreme identified himself as a Baltimore resident who is living “for the purposes of the campaign” at the Liberty House, next to Westboro Baptist Church, in Topeka.He said he is a Kansas
— Read on www.cjonline.com/news/20180604/vermin-supreme-says-he-is-living-in-topeka-while-seeking-office-wink-wink

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Kris Kobach wants you to be triggered by his replica machine gun | The Kansas City Star

In a fundraising email on Monday, Kansas GOP gubernatorial candidate Kris Kobach bragged about the reaction to his parade appearance with a replica of a machine gun. But even gun-control advocates were hardly “losing their minds” over his stunt.
— Read on www.kansascity.com/opinion/editorials/article212512799.html

EU, Canada And Mexico Threaten Tariffs To Retaliate Against U.S. : NPR

The Trump administration’s latest move to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from the U.S.’s biggest strategic and trade partners has touched off a barrage of criticism and retaliation.
— Read on www.npr.org/2018/05/31/615876058/eu-canada-and-mexico-threaten-tariffs-to-retaliate-against-u-s

Iceland is a gun-loving country with no shooting murders since 2007

Guns are everywhere in Iceland, about one for every three people. But locals believe its rigorous gun laws can offer lessons to the United States.
— Read on www.nbcnews.com/news/world/iceland-gun-loving-country-no-shooting-murders-2007-n872726

Trump Hints At Plan To Create ‘Space Force’ As Sixth Military Branch : NPR

While the Pentagon opposes the measure, the military has conducted operations in space for 50 years.
— Read on www.npr.org/2018/05/21/613017475/trump-hints-at-plan-to-create-space-force-as-sixth-military-branch

Texas school shooting: Houston police chief calls for gun control

The head of one of Texas’ largest police departments says he’s had enough with inaction on gun control. In the hours after a mass shooting at a Texas high school, Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo posted a lengthy explanation on Facebook about gun rights and the need for change.
— Read on www.usatoday.com/story/news/2018/05/19/texas-school-shooting-houston-police-chief-calls-gun-control/625751002/