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Senate Committee To Study Propane Price Spike

Posted: 01/31/2014 - Senate Utilities Committee Chairman Pat Apple, R-Louisburg, said Friday that he has set an informational hearing for Monday, February 3, on the recent propane price spike.

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Kansas Prisons Chief Not Yet Pushing For New Beds

Updated: 01/21/2014 - Kansas Corrections Secretary Ray Roberts told the Senate Ways and Means Committee at a hearing Tuesday the state expects its prisons to be at full capacity by July 2016.

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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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Groups Question Kansas DCF's $48M In Reserve

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.

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Celebration To Mark End Of Kansas Statehouse Remodel

Posted: 11/15/2013 - Gov. Brownback said Friday there could be a week of events leading up to the Jan. 29 dedication of the renovated Statehouse building, which has been overhauled from the dome to the basement.

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Kansas Board Reviews Plans For Developing New Tests

Posted: 11/13/2013 - Brad Neuenswander, deputy commissioner for education, recommended to the board on Wednesday that Kansas use a blended testing system, including tests developed by the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium.

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