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Kansas Lawmakers Approve Local Elections Date Change

By John Celock By a narrow two vote margin the Kansas House of Representatives approved legislation moving local and school…  Read More >


Kansas House Endorses Medicinal Hemp Oil

By John Celock The Kansas House of Representatives adopted an amendment Thursday that would allow for hemp oil to be…  Read More >


Kansas Welfare Reform Bill Becomes Law

By John Celock Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback (R) signed what advocates are calling one of the “most significant welfare reform…  Read More >


Kansas Welfare Reform Bill Passes House After Contentious Debate

By John Celock The Kansas House of Representatives passed welfare reform legislation Thursday afternoon following a debate where opponents said…  Read More >


Lawmakers Advance Abortion Ban

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers advanced legislation Wednesday that will ban dismemberment abortions in the state. The House of Representatives…  Read More >


Kansas Constitutional Carry Passes House

Rep. Travis Couture-Lovelady presents bill on House floor. Photo courtesy of Heath Kohl. By John Celock Following a lengthy debate,…  Read More >


School Block Grants Advance In Kansas

By John Celock Following a delay of over an hour to wait for missing yes votes, the Kansas House of…  Read More >


Lawmaker Pushes School Enrichment Programs

By John Celock A Democratic lawmaker in Kansas is urging his colleagues to back school enrichment programs in the state….  Read More >


Young Lawmaker Takes Helm Of Young Committee

By John Celock A 33-year-old Kansas state legislator has been elected to chair one of the youngest state legislative committees…  Read More >


Governor Repeals LGBT Executive Order

By John Celock Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback (R) has signed an executive order repealing a policy establishing sexual orientation and…  Read More >