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Lawmakers Advance Dyslexia Task Force

Kansas Rep. Tom Cox, a co-sponsor of the original dyslexia bill, speaking on the House floor in a file photo….  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 >

Kansas Beer Compromise Heads To Governor

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers have sent the governor a compromise bill that would allow supermarkets to start selling beer…  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 House Overrides Governor’s Tax Hike Veto

By John Celock The Kansas House of Representatives voted Wednesday to override the Gov. Sam Brownback’s (R) veto of legislation…  Read More >

Lawmakers Reject Hiking Contribution Limits

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers overwhelmingly rejected legislation Tuesday that would have raised campaign contribution limits. The state House of…  Read More >

Kansas Lawmakers Advance Local Government Efficiency Bill

Rep. Tom Cox carrying bill on House floor. (Photo courtesy of Rep. Tom Cox) By John Celock After assurances that…  Read More >

Lawmaker Proposes Red Tape Reduction

By John Celock A Kansas lawmaker is seeking to make it easier for local governments to share services. Legislation proposed…  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 >