Mark Parkinson http://kcur.org en Parkinson Fires Back Against Power Plant Criticisms, KDHE Director Resignation http://kcur.org/post/parkinson-fires-back-against-power-plant-criticisms-kdhe-director-resignation <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d103a034d9f-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d103a034d9f-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d103a034d9f-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kcur/local-kcur-933987.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Topeka, KS – Governor Mark Parkinson is firing back at political watchers. Parkinson recently asked for the resignation of Department of Health and Environment head Rod Bremby. Some pundits have guessed that was because of a pending permit for a coal-fired power plant. KPR Statehouse Reporter Stephen Koranda has more.</p> Tue, 09 Nov 2010 17:08:57 +0000 7274 at http://kcur.org Kansas Governor Considering Supreme Court Nominees http://kcur.org/post/kansas-governor-considering-supreme-court-nominees <p>Topeka, KS – Governor Mark Parkinson is now considering who should fill a vacancy on the Kansas Supreme Court. This week, the Supreme Court Nominating Commission presented the governor with 3 possible choices. During a news conference in Topeka on Wednesday, Parkinson said he didn't know any of the candidates but was reviewing their resumes.</p> Wed, 29 Sep 2010 22:02:19 +0000 7110 at http://kcur.org Kansas Governor Considering Supreme Court Nominees