- Kansas Senate leader has plan to toughen 'Hard 50' Updated: Dec-05-13 3:04 pm
- Kan. gov. says rural housing may be issue in 2014 Updated: Dec-05-13 11:18 am
- Mo. Senate vote on incentives aimed at Boeing Updated: Dec-04-13 3:49 pm
- Kansas legislators hear health care update Updated: Nov-25-13 2:44 pm
- Ex-Kan. lawmaker to lead health consumers' group Updated: Nov-18-13 5:06 am
- Analysis: Wariness greets call for KC-area truce Updated: Nov-17-13 1:58 pm
- Kan. governor confirms talks over 'border war' Updated: Nov-12-13 5:55 pm
- Ex-congressman on Kan. insurance hopeful's team Updated: Nov-12-13 7:21 am
- Key Kan. abortion rights figure retiring in spring Updated: Nov-07-13 1:59 pm
- Most of tardy Kan. lawmaker's claim is rejected Updated: Nov-05-13 4:58 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas Senate Majority Leader Terry Bruce says he'll push next year to strengthen the state's "Hard 50" sentencing law for convicted murderers.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Gov. Sam Brownback said creating a new rural housing program may be on Kansas legislators' agenda next year because communities see it as important to attracting new workers.
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - The 23-8 vote Wednesday by which the Missouri Senate approved legislation offering up to $1.7 billion of incentives over two decades for Boeing to assemble a commercial airplane in St. Louis.
TOPEKA, Kansas - A Kansas insurance department official said Monday that the agency is working with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas to provide guidance for continuing coverage for some 10,000 policies that previously were canceled because they wouldn't have conformed to the federal health care law.
TOPEKA, Kansas - A former Kansas House member from Topeka will become interim executive director of the Kansas Health Consumer Coalition next month.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon generated skepticism in two state capitols by calling publicly for a moratorium on the use of incentives by his state and Kansas to lure businesses across the state line in the Kansas City area.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback says he's open to discussions with Missouri on ending the use of incentives to lure businesses across the border in the Kansas City area.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas House member Clark Shultz has enlisted the help of former congressman Dick Nichols as he seeks the 2014 Republican nomination for state insurance commissioner.
OVERLAND PARK, Kansas - Peter Brownlie plans to retire this spring as president and CEO of Planned Parenthood of Kansas and Mid-Missouri after more than a decade as one of Kansas' most visible abortion-rights advocates and a key figure in lengthy court battles.
TOPEKA, Kansas - A Kansas legislative committee has rejected most of a state senator's request for pay for a meeting he nearly missed by arriving late.