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Kansas Advances Tax Transparency Bill

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers advanced a bill Thursday to provide public disclosure of the state’s tax credit programs. The…  Read More >

State Advances Bill On Governor Age Limit

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers have advanced legislation requiring an age limit and residency requirement for governor and other statewide…  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 Advance Supermarket Beer Compromise

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers have advanced legislation that would allow for beer sales in supermarkets, a compromise measure between…  Read More >

Kansas Lawmakers Hit Pause On Medicaid Expansion Override

House Social Services Budget Committee Chairwoman Brenda Landwehr speaks during the Medicaid expansion veto override debate. By John Celock With…  Read More >

Kansas Lawmakers Advance Industrial Hemp

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers have advanced a bill that would allow farmers to grow industrial hemp in the state….  Read More >

Kansas House Defeats Planned Parenthood Funding Ban

Reps. Chuck Weber and Brandon Whipple during the Planned Parenthood debate. By John Celock The Kansas House of Representatives defeated…  Read More >

40 Under 40 State And Local Political Leaders To Watch In 2017

As a new year kicks off, many young elected officials continue or kick off their careers in state and local…  Read More >

Kansas House Dems Replace Leader

Less than a month after growing their caucus by 12 members, Kansas House Democrats have ousted their leader in favor…  Read More >

Kansas House Advances Campus Religious Freedom Bill

Rep. Brandon Whipple By John Celock Following a series of unsuccessful maneuvers to amend or kill the bill, the Kansas…  Read More >