- Records show lobbyists have spent $500K on Kansas lawmakers Updated: Oct-05-15 11:32 am
TOPEKA, Kansas - Lobbyists have spent more than $500,000 on meals and entertainment for Kansas lawmakers this year, according to state data.
- Kansas panel consider state response to EPA carbon rules Updated: Oct-01-15 2:38 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas lawmakers are grappling with the state's possible response to new federal rules aimed at reducing carbon emissions from power plants.
- Voters challenge Kansas citizenship rule, voter rolls change Updated: Sep-30-15 8:43 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Two young northeast Kansas residents filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday seeking to prevent the state from requiring them to document their U.S. citizenship and to keep election officials from removing their names and thousands of others from registration rolls.
- Kansas lawmakers seek data on school board members Updated: Sep-29-15 12:25 pm
WICHITA, Kansas - A Legislative committee is trying to find out what would happen if spouses or relatives of school employees aren't allowed to serve on school boards.
- Kansas lawmakers considering bids from efficiency experts Updated: Sep-18-15 3:51 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - A panel of Kansas lawmakers is seeking a consulting firm that can identify significant saving opportunities in the state budget.
- Kansas lawmakers to consider Medicaid expansion Updated: Sep-16-15 5:15 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - A Kansas Senate leader has indicated Republicans may consider looking at a form of Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act amid the looming closure of a hospital in southeast Kansas.
- Kansas Senate leader's top aide leaving for corporate job Updated: Sep-11-15 5:01 am
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas Senate President Susan Wagle's top aide is leaving to take a new job managing an electric transmission company's lobbying efforts.
- Kansas legislators keep eye on new judicial budget lawsuit Updated: Sep-10-15 4:40 pm
LAWRENCE, Kansas - Several Kansas lawmakers say they're keeping an eye on the outcome of a new lawsuit that challenges the constitutionality of a state law that deals with financing for the court system.