Tag Archives: j.r. claeys

Compromise Pushed In Kansas Racino Bill

By John Celock The top budget writer in the Kansas House is calling for both sides in the debate over…  Read More >


Kansas Lawmakers Angered By Mental Health Chief’s New Gun Plan

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers are criticizing the head of the state’s mental hospitals for his new plan to hope…  Read More >


Lawmakers Advance State Health Care Clinic

By John Celock Following a debate that evolved into a lengthy discussion over future legislative procedure and who could practice…  Read More >


Lawmakers Question Governor’s Mental Hospital Gun Ban Plan

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers are questioning the governor’s last minute plan to spend $24 million to secure state mental…  Read More >


Warden’s Email Raises Kansas Lawmakers’ Anger

By John Celock A Kansas prison warden’s email that a massive prison reconstruction project is a “go” is raising eyebrows…  Read More >


Lawmakers Create Education Procurement Task Force

By John Celock Kansas budget writers moved forward with an action to create a task force to study efficiencies within…  Read More >


Lawmakers Defeat Pay Hike Proposal

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers have defeated a proposal to give almost all state employees an across the board two…  Read More >


Lawmakers Pass Parents As Teachers Change

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers approved a change to the funding for the Parents as Teachers program, that would remove…  Read More >


Kansas Lawmakers Advance STAR Bonds Renewal

By John Celock Following a debate over whether to give more control to state government, Kansas lawmakers have advanced legislation…  Read More >


Kansas Lawmakers Debate Rural Economic Development

By John Celock A Kansas legislative committee heard competing visions for how to increase economic development in the state’s rural…  Read More >