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January 14, 2020 - 8:34 pm
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is giving Kansas legislators extraordinary private briefings about undisclosed security issues. Kansas House members boarded National Guard buses Tuesday for a briefing at a former Air Force base south of Topeka involving DHS and arranged by Kansas Attorney...
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January 12, 2020 - 9:53 pm
Virginia lawmakers ban guns from state Capitol.
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December 21, 2019 - 9:09 pm
Six trial-court judges in Kansas have filed a lawsuit against the state Legislature in hopes of forcing it to increase funding for the court system. The judges filed the lawsuit Friday directly with the Kansas Supreme Court. The lawsuit alleges that state lawmakers have chronically underfinanced...
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December 08, 2019 - 7:16 pm
Kansas lawmakers who are running for federal office are free to accept campaign contributions from lobbyists despite a state rule limiting such contributions during the legislative session. The state limit doesn’t apply to federal elections. So state Senate President Susan Wagle, Sen. Barbara...
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October 01, 2019 - 9:01 pm
A number of Kansas legislators have launched a push to overturn a state Supreme Court decision that protects abortion rights. Their efforts guarantee an election-year fight over amending the state constitution. A legislative committee opened two days of hearings Tuesday on a ruling in April by the...
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July 14, 2019 - 9:40 am
California Republican Rep. Devin Nunes says there are several unanswered questions that former Special Counsel Robert Mueller has a responsibility to answer. Watch the latest video at
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January 09, 2019 - 11:52 pm
President Donald Trump is taking the shutdown battle to the U.S.-Mexico border, seeking to bolster his case for the border wall after negotiations with Democrats blew up over his funding demands. Trump stalked out of his meeting with congressional leaders — "I said bye-bye," he tweeted soon after...
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December 23, 2018 - 9:28 am
Republican lawmaker goes inside his meeting with the president. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com
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November 23, 2018 - 9:41 pm
December 7 is the deadline for Congress to pass a bipartisan spending bill to avoid a government shutdown Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com
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March 26, 2018 - 4:33 pm
Kansas legislators are trying to save a state law prohibiting state contractors from boycotting Israel after a federal judge blocked its enforcement. The state House passed a bill Monday to narrow the law enacted last year so that it would no longer apply to individuals or contracts worth $100,000...
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