Posted: 11/18/2013 - DCF Secretary Phyllis Gilmore said recently the agency has $48 million in reserve funds and was taking $9 million, under a program called Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, to pay for a childhood literacy program backed by Gov. Sam Brownback.
Posted: 12/12/2013 - John Boehner, who's been the target of conservative groups since taking over as Speaker, lashed out at them over the past two days, saying they've lost credibility. Boehner emphatically brought his gavel down opassage of compromise budget proposal Thursday.
Updated: 12/12/2013 - The Kansas State Board of Education is drafting a plan that would require all teachers in the state to submit fingerprints and undergo extensive background checks.
Updated: 12/12/2013 - If you played Wednesday night's Powerball, you might want to check your Powerball tickets very carefully today. Someone bought a Powerball ticket in NE Kansas that’s worth $1 million.
Posted: 12/12/2013 - Kansas Senate Majority Leader Terry Bruce has hired a new staffer who previously worked as an intern for U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran.