Tag Archives: kansas politics

Barnett Announces For Kansas Governor

By John Celock A one time Republican gubernatorial nominee is taking a second shot at the Kansas governorship. Former state…  Read More >

Lawmakers Approve Budget

By John Celock In a final act of the annual regular legislative session, Kansas lawmakers advanced a $6 billion budget…  Read More >

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 >

Kris Kobach Announces Bid For Kansas Governor

By John Celock Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach (R) has kicked off his bid to be the state’s next…  Read More >

Kansas Lawmaker Passes Away Suddenly

By John Celock A freshman Democratic state legislator in Kansas was found dead in her hotel room Wednesday. State Rep….  Read More >

Lawmakers Advance Pro-Israel Bill

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers set the state on track to be the 20th in the nation to condemn a…  Read More >

Kansas Lawmakers Override Tax Hike Veto

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers have dealt Gov. Sam Brownback (R) a blow by repealing much of his signature tax…  Read More >

Kansas Lawmakers Vote Down School Finance/Tax Plan

Rep. Diana Dierks argued against the proposal. By John Celock An effort by Kansas lawmakers to pass an omnibus bill…  Read More >

Lawmakers Advance Hospital Gun Ban

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers voted Thursday to advance legislation that would allow public hospitals – including mental hospitals –to…  Read More >