The party suing the state over school funding has filed to block a funding plan Governor Brownback just signed into law.
The state House approves $1.5 billion bond sale to finance a shortage in pension money.
The Kansas Senate passes a budget which will need new taxes to balance.
Supporters contend gun owners are responsible and shouldn't have to ask the government's permission to carry concealed.
The Kansas House looks to make concealed carry of guns with no permit or training legal.
Controversial abortion ban gets vote in Kansas House today.
Two measures to narrow public worker options go before Kansas lawmakers today.
A state Senate panel's looking at a measure which could allow lawmakers to impeach Supreme Court Justices for overturning legislation.
The Kansas House gives preliminary approval to a bill removing some civil service protections for state workers.
The measure stemmed from discussions between Brownback and mental health advocates.
The Senate rejected an amendment to require lobbyists to disclose the time and date of their dinner meetings with legislators.
The bill top Republicans engineered through the legislature to replace the way Kansas funds public schools is on Governor Brownback's desk.
A couple of government transparency measures get first round approval in the Kansas Senate.
A committee of state lawmakers has passed a resolution to look into amending the U.S. Constitution.
K-State researchers are studying the use of drones to protect wheat crops.
A overflow crowd testified in support of Medicaid expansion at state House committee hearing Wednesday.
AG Derek Schmidt takes issue with New Mexico counterparts prediction of victories over Wichita St. & Kansas.
A state budget being looked at in a Senate panel needs $200 million in tax increase to balance.
Kansas lawmakers will debate a budget passed in committee which leaves a large state deficit.
KU claims millions in tax payer paid jet expenses are offset by revenues from donors and athletics.
Kansas AG will a appeal court decision to force legislators to spend more money on education.
The prosecutor told jurors that three of 15 beer cans found in the residence contained traces of Ambien.
A Topeka businessman who wrote over 5,000 bad checks will spend over 3 years in jail.
Kansas lawmakers are looking at rolling back property tax exemptions for renewable energy plants.
After a state agency indicated fantasy sports are illegal, Kansas lawmakers are changing language in the law.
The state legislature's taken just over a week to pass and send to Governor Brownback legislation to replace the state's method of funding schools with block grants.
Bruce says a motion to concur isn't out of the ordinary.
Buses were dispatched to the runway to pick up stranded passengers.
Both sides spoke at a Kansas House panel hearing Friday over a bill to allow open carry of guns without a permit.
Two Republican lawmakers who head tax committees take different paths in balancing Kansas $600 million deficit.
Kansas lawmakers consider ditching "Teacher of Year" award for cash prizes.
An effort to severely limit collective bargaining for state workers has stalled in the Kansas legislature.
A maneuver by a pro-choice lawmaker delayed a House panel's approval of a bill to ban an abortion procedure,
A bill to make fantasy sports legal in Kansas is being considered.
Governor Brownback's choice for the Kansas Court of Appeals is confirmed.
A measure prohibiting colleges from penalizing religious groups has passed a Senate panel.
A bill to do away with renewable energy requirements is meeting resistance from farmers.
The measure includes a requirement that able-bodied adults seeking food stamps or cash assistance be employed or looking for work.
Research spending over 4 years at the University of Kansas is at an all-time high, but the year to year trend is down.
The head of an influential farm group wants tax hikes to offset Kansas' massive budget hole.
A ban on a procedure used in 8 percent of abortions is under review in a Kansas House panel.
Two Republican state lawmakers warn hometown of Wichita over marijuana vote.
Critics says conservative state legislators are fast tracking legislation to ditch current funding for schools in favor of block grants.
Hundreds of mental health advocates will travel from around the state to meet with lawmakers Thursday.
Republican, who dominate the legislature, indicate they'll move quickly to overhaul education funding in Kansas.
A new government reports shows Winter Wheat and Livestock are doing well.
A House panel heard testimony over a plan to ditch the state's current school financing arrangement with block grants Monday.
Kansas lawmakers hear arguments over controversial plan to replace school funding with block grants.
Authorities are asking anyone with information to come forward.
A state high court justice appointed by Governor Brownback removes himself from education lawsuit.
Lawmakers find out today how a Republican plan for school financing affects each district.
Republicans say their plan to replace the state's school funding formula includes a funding boost.
A legislative panel's passes a measure shifting higher education money away from KU and K-State.
A legislative branch releases a report on whether the city’s Heartland Park proposal meets the intent of STAR bond financing.
Two Appeals Court Judge applicants not revealed by Governor Brownback's office have spoken out.
Kansas lawmakers are looking at placing certain restrictions on people who get state aid.
State legislators are using recent low turnout to push for moving local elections from spring to fall.
A pro business group wants scheduled tax cuts for Kansans to remain in place.
Legislators will introduce a proposal to change financing of public schools.
A Kansas lawmaker's holding a committee meeting over a spike in tremors in South Central Kansas.
School districts in a lawsuit ask Supreme Court to reject the state's request it intervene.
The state's high court's considering whether to reinsert itself into a lawsuit over school funding.
A high ranking Kansas official's sponsoring an archery tournament named after the statue atop the state capitol dome.
Gov. Brownback's latest Appeals Court appointee get a hearing before lawmakers.
Top Republican officials in Kansas are working on a plan to overhaul funding for public schools designed to prevent unanticipated […]
The driver survived in Saturday's accident near Lebanon, Missouri that killed both passengers.
Kansas Senators move to infuse money into the state's pension system.
The state House tabled a decision on softening pot penalties.
The state House passes bills which both stiffen and soften drunk driving penalties.
A measure allowing people to carry concealed weapons without a permit has passed the state Senate.
A measure to move local elections from spring to fall has passed the state Senate.
Both Kansas houses have approved new policies for negotiations between teacher associations and school boards.
The Kansas Senate's approved a bill making teachers criminally liable for showing harmful material to students.
Kansas lawmakers are on the clock to consider legislation before a cut-off point.
The Governor has new a operative with deep conservative credentials.
The Kansas Senate votes against stricter medicaid control for mental health drugs.
Kansas lawmakers have given early approval to doing away with concealed gun permits.
State legislative committees scramble as deadlines approach.
The Kansas Senate could approve a bill to give Medicaid more control over mental health drugs.
A bill passed by the Kansas Senate makes teachers criminally liable for showing students harmful material.
The state Senate's given early approval to allow Secretary of State Kris Kobach to prosecute voter fraud cases.
Lawmakers are looking at a measure to eliminate Common Core standards in Kansas schools.
A proposal to make investigation of government agencies over redacted public material easier is backed by the Kansas AG.
The state Senate's looking at a measure to allow carry of concealed weapons without a permit.
Kansas lawmakers have advanced a measure allowing grocery and convenience stores to sell full strength beer.
A House panel's passed a measure allowing teachers who don't pay union dues to negotiate their own contracts with school districts.
Two bills in the state Senate would delay or possibly prevent enactment of upcoming clean air standards.
A bill crafted by a national anti-abortion group has overwhelming passed the Kansas Senate.
The state Senate's expected to pass a ban on an abortion procedure proponents call "dismemberment".
State Democrats are criticizing an immigration bill in the legislature as prejudicial.
The state Senate's given preliminary approval to a bill banning a specific abortion procedure proponents call "dismemberment"
Lawmakers heard arguments over the liquor part of Governor Brownback's plan to raise taxes on alcohol and tobacco Wednesday.
Lawmakers have give early approval to doubling campaign contributions.
The state's anticipated appeal of a ruling it's under funding schools is official.
A bill to ban an abortion procedure will be reviewed today by Kansas lawmakers.
A Kansas legislative panel's given early approval to stiffer punishment for scrap metal theft.
A bill in the Kansas Senate would toughen regulations for strip clubs and adult book stores.
Republicans and Democrats are in favor of a bill in the state legislature to largely double campaign contribution limits.
A panel of lawmakers is backing away from its rejection of Governor Brownback’s plan to use highway funds to balance the budget.
The state legislature's considering a measure allowing motorists to break the speed limit when passing slower vehicles on two-lane roads.