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Paul Samberg

Paul Samberg

Paul Samberg, originally from Sandy Hook, Connecticut, is a senior at the University of Kansas studying journalism, Jewish studies and political science. With a passion for public policy and communications, he looks forward to doing his part in creating an equitable, just society.

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Redistricting in Kansas should be nonpartisan. Is it an impossible dream?

By: - December 8, 2021

The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Paul Samberg is a senior at the University of Kansas studying journalism, Jewish studies and political science. Sharon Brett, legal director of ACLU Kansas, called in […]

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Kansans who compare COVID-19 mandates to Holocaust fuel antisemitism

By: - November 18, 2021

The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Paul Samberg is a senior at the University of Kansas studying journalism, Jewish studies and political science. “Are there even Jews there?” The answer to that […]

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For KU and K-State, new sports conferences could mean new opportunities

By: - September 10, 2021

The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Paul Samberg is a senior at the University of Kansas studying journalism, Jewish studies and political science. Growing up in Connecticut, I seldom experienced the rah-rah […]

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Kansas lawmakers should just go ahead and legalize recreational use of marijuana

By: - May 21, 2021

The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Paul Samberg is a second-year student at the University of Kansas studying journalism, Jewish studies and political science. Kansans of all political preferences celebrated earlier this […]

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Why Kansas conservatives should support eliminating cash bail

By: - May 4, 2021

The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Paul Samberg is a second-year student at the University of Kansas studying journalism, Jewish studies and political science. Kansas must eliminate cash bail. It’s an outdated, […]

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Kansas music venues should start hosting live shows sooner rather than later

By: - April 22, 2021

The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Paul Samberg is a second-year student at the University of Kansas studying journalism, Jewish studies and political science. Every Monday at 5 p.m. during the 2019-2020 […]

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How Kansas can help solve the country’s two-party voting problem

By: - April 5, 2021

The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Paul Samberg is a second-year student at the University of Kansas studying journalism, Jewish studies and political science. I really could have used a pair of […]

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Lawmakers must take these actions to reduce Kansans’ risk of dying from gun violence

By: - March 14, 2021

The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Paul Samberg, originally from Sandy Hook, Connecticut, is a second-year student at the University of Kansas studying journalism, Jewish studies and political science. The winter day […]