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Kansas House To Study Governor's All-Day K Proposal

Posted: 01/14/2014 - House Speaker Ray Merrick announced Tuesday that he had asked a group of legislators to review a plan for the state to fully fund all-day kindergarten programs before the chamber acts on it.

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Shooting Reported At New Mexico Middle School

Updated: 01/14/2014 - Two children were taken to a hospital after a report of a shooting at Berrendo Middle School in Roswell, New Mexico, a spokeswoman for the hospital said Tuesday.

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Kansas Projects In Federal Spending Bill

Updated: 01/14/2014 - Congress is considering a $1.1 trillion appropriations bill that contains funding for projects in Kansas with implications for the next several decades.

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Hillary Clinton's Iowa Problem

Updated: 01/14/2014 - In Iowa, Hillary Clinton enjoys stratospheric approval ratings, well-heeled outside groups toiling on her behalf, and important political connections that date back decades.

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Republican Leaders Announce All-Day Kindergarten Study

Updated: 01/14/2014 - House Speaker Ray Merrick, Majority Leader Jene Vickrey and Speaker Pro Tem Peggy Mast announced Tuesday the formation of a special committee to study possible statewide all-day Kindergarten.

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Florida Governor Picks Hispanic Lt. Governor

Posted: 01/14/2014 - Florida Gov. Rick Scott tapped Carlos Lopez-Cantera, to fill the state's vacant lieutenant governor's office on Tuesday, the Republican becomes the first Hispanic lieutenant governor in Florida history.

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Octo-Mom Faces Welfare Fraud Charges

Updated: 01/14/2014 - Octuplets mom Nadya Suleman faces welfare fraud charges as she's accused of not reporting money earned as a topless dancer and adult film actress.

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Moran, Jenkins Celebrate NBAF Funding In New Spending Bill

Posted: 01/13/2014 - Sen. Jerry Moran and Rep. Lynn Jenkins are both celebrating the inclusion of more than $400 million for NBAF as part of a spending bill that will fund the U.S. government through the end of the year.

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Kansas Group Wants Medicaid Plan, GOP Wary

Posted: 01/13/2014 - The Kansas Hospital Association is working on a proposed alternative to expanding Medicaid under the federal health care overhaul, but Republican leaders remain wary.

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Feds Investigating Christie's Use Of Sandy Relief Funds

Posted: 01/13/2014 - Just days after dismissing two top advisers for their roles in the George Washington Bridge scandal, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is facing questions over the use of Superstorm Sandy relief funds.

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The Real Low-Wage Issue: Not Enough Hours

Posted: 01/13/2014 - Low wages has become the raging issue of the day, sparking protests and discussions nationwide. But dig a little deeper, and workers say another problem is gnawing at their paychecks: not getting enough hours at work.

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The Truth Behind Obamacare 6 Million Figure

Posted: 01/13/2014 - The Obama administration is trumpeting that 6 million people have health coverage thanks to Obamacare, but the numbers are somewhat misleading. Here are the figures:

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