President Donald Trump nominated Brownback to become the country’s next ambassador at large for international religious freedom in July. The nomination came after bipartisan majorities in the Republican controlled Legislature enacted a $600 million a year income tax increase amid massive budget shortfall and questions about funding schools, putting an end to Brownback’s nationally watched tax experiment. Senate failed to vote on confirming him before finishing its business for the year, lengthening an already awkward transition to a new governor.

Halliday boarded a flight home from Kansas City on Tuesday after a tryout with the Chiefs. He worked out for the team on Tuesday morning before meeting with coach Andy Reid and his staff. The team cannot sign Halliday until after the preseason is over in two weeks, at which point Halliday hopes the team will sign him to its practicesquad..

I played for an old school football coach in high school, Tommy Reeder [in Ruston, La.], that was all about doing your best, preparing your best and competing every time you had the opportunity to do it. Then I played for Nick Saban in college for three years. He’s a very process oriented guy.

Why me and not them? But that the Lord. The last 15 years the Texas Roadhouse has held an Honor Flight luncheon and provided free lunches to all of the veterans and their guardians. Want to show our support for our veteran community and this is one of the little things we can do for them, said Texas Roadhouse Kitchen Manager Danielle Meyer.

TRUMP: I totally disagree. We going to lower taxes substantially for Ohio and everybody else. Our taxes were the highest taxed action anywhere in the world, so we are gong to lower taxes, very very substantially. No person in his or her right mind can watch this team play football and realistically think the Fins have a shot at turning things around. Not with the Pittsburgh Steelers up next, and definitely not with Tannehill under center. Fans want to blame everyone but the Dolphins quarterback for his failures over the past five years, but it’s time for everyone to realize Tannehill himself is the problem not the solution..

Courtesy of Jim Proebstle/Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism Dick Proebstle, No. 21, is seen during his playing days for Michigan State University. His brother, Jim Proebstle, wrote a book about his late brother’s struggles with chronic traumatic encephalopathy likely caused by blows to the head while playing football.