Tag Archives: health care

Lawmaker Stepping Down Following Cancer Diagnosis

By John Celock A Kansas lawmaker announced his resignation Monday, following the diagnosis of brain cancer. Rep. Greg Lewis (R-St….  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 >


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 House Approves Medicaid Expansion

Reps. Susan Concannon and Troy Waymaster debate Medicaid expansion on the House floors. By John Celock Following several years of…  Read More >


Nation’s Youngest Congresswoman Touts Bipartisanship

By John Celock The youngest woman ever elected to Congress is touting bipartisanship in a new ad as she seeks…  Read More >


Kansas Lawmakers Pass Budget

By John Celock Following a debate centered on Medicare and school finance, the Kansas House of Representatives passed the state’s…  Read More >


Louisiana Governor Calls For Medicaid Expansion In Inaugural Address

By John Celock Louisiana’s new Democratic governor showcased his departure from his Republican predecessor by announcing in his inaugural address…  Read More >


Obama To States: Expand Medicaid

By John Celock In the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling Thursday to uphold the Affordable Care Act, President…  Read More >


Donald Trump Announces Presidential Run

By John Celock Real estate developer and reality television star Donald Trump used a trademark boastful speech Tuesday to become…  Read More >


Gallery Shouter Says He’s Worried About Kansas

By John Celock The man who shouted a progressive health care message from the Kansas House gallery Wednesday afternoon is…  Read More >