- Kansas governor schedules town hall meeting on Guantanamo Updated: Aug-27-15 5:06 am
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback plans to hold a town hall meeting next week to discuss concerns about the potential transfer of prisoners from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to Fort Leavenworth.
- S. Carolina, Kansas governors: No Guantanamo detainees Updated: Aug-25-15 3:29 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The governors of South Carolina and Kansas are threatening to sue the Obama administration if detainees from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, are brought to military installations in either state.
- Officials don't want Guantanamo Bay detainees in Kansas Updated: Aug-21-15 9:52 am
JOPLIN, Missouri - Several elected officials from Kansas oppose moving detainees from Guantanamo Bay to Fort Leavenworth, citing the potential economic impact and security.
- Report: Kansas missing out on manufacturing job growth Updated: Aug-19-15 3:12 pm
WICHITA, Kansas - Kansas is missing out on manufacturing employment growth the nation as a whole is experiencing, a new report finds.
- Judge voids Kansas same-sex marriage ban as unconstitutional Updated: Aug-10-15 5:55 pm
WICHITA, Kansas - The Kansas ban on same-sex marriages is unconstitutional in the wake of the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized same-sex unions nationwide, a federal judge ruled Monday.
- Kansas officials riled by EPA's changes to power plant rule Updated: Aug-09-15 11:22 am
TOPEKA, Kansas - Many Kansas Republicans are critical of the federal government's efforts to cut carbon emissions from power plants.
- Q&A: A look at climate change plan and its impact on states Updated: Aug-04-15 10:32 am
HELENA, Montana - President Barack Obama unveiled the final regulations in his plan to cut nationwide carbon dioxide emissions 32 percent by 2030. Obama touted it as a bold step to slow climate change, while opponents said it was federal overreach that will raise prices for electricity consumers.
- Kansas governor says final power plant rule 'twice as bad' Updated: Aug-03-15 6:36 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback says the final version of a federal rule for cutting carbon emissions from power plants is "twice as bad" for the state as the original version outlined a year ago.
- Lucky breaks with federal funds, pensions help Kansas budget Updated: Aug-02-15 1:53 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback's latest efforts to prevent a state budget deficit were assisted by a well-timed decision on health care funding from federal officials and better-than-expected news about teacher pensions.
- Kansas governor announces $63M in budget changes Updated: Jul-30-15 7:11 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Republican Gov. Sam Brownback tinkered Thursday with Kansas' budget to keep it in balance, announcing $63 million in changes that he said should have little effect on the public.