Tag Archives: j.r. claeys

Lawmakers Defeat Travel Limit Amendments

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers defeated two proposals Thursday to limit out of state travel for legislators and the secretary…  Read More >


Lawmakers Pass Correction Officer Raises

By John Celock Kansas legislators have advanced raises for corrections officers, fixing an item left out of a proposed state…  Read More >


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 >