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May 22, 2020 - 1:28 pm
Kansas House, Senate pass bill limiting governor’s executive powers.
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Kansas State Capitol in Topeka
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March 07, 2020 - 10:45 am
Find out more on why Republicans in the Kansas Senate are not happy with the Majority leader.
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The fallout from a Kansas bi-partisan medicaid bill
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March 06, 2020 - 8:43 am
John Whitmer joins us previewing his show this weekend, we talk about the Kansas Senate, the Democratic primary, and some cookies.
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Kansas Senate approves bill to allow on-farm raw milk sales
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February 27, 2020 - 4:16 am
The Kansas Senate has approved a bill that would allow on-the-farm sales of raw milk so long as farmers have a label on their containers stating that the product is unpasteurized. The vote Wednesday was 37-3 and sent the measure to the House. Kansas has allowed the sale of raw milk for decades, but...
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Abortion amendment fails in the Kansas House
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February 10, 2020 - 8:36 am
The amendment to the Kansas Constitution passed in the Senate but fell just short of the super majority needed in the House. Steve and Ted speak this morning with KS Senate President Susan Wagle.
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Topeka, Kansas - entrance to State Capitol Building
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February 09, 2020 - 10:37 am
A former DA is running for the Kansas Senate. Click on this story to find out who that is.
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October 24, 2019 - 1:03 pm
A Republican-dominated Senate committee has endorsed a plan for expanding government-funded health care for poor and working-class Kansans, despite concerns that it raises tobacco taxes and doesn't have a work requirement for participants. The Medicaid expansion proposal written by Kansas Senate...
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July 09, 2019 - 10:13 am
Former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach has announced his candidacy for the U.S. Senate next year. Kobach filed paperwork Monday with the Federal Election Commission forming a campaign committee and made his formal announcement in Leavenworth. He is seeking the Republican nomination for four-...
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July 03, 2019 - 4:50 am
After the Kansas Senate cleared the audience and press area during a protest on the final day of the 2019 Legislative session, the Kansas Sunshine Coalition for Open Government filed a complaint with the Kansas Attorney General’s office. Now, most of the major portions of the complaint have been...
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June 01, 2019 - 8:34 am
The Kansas Sunshine Coalition for Open Government has filed a formal complaint about the closure of the Senate chamber to media while business was being conducted on Wednesday. Ron Keefover with the Coalition says the fact that demonstrators were not willingly leaving the gallery was not enough...
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