Posted: 02/11/2014 - The Kansas Senate voted unanimously Tuesday to confirm Terry Presta's appointment as executive director of the Kansas Lottery.
Updated: 02/10/2014 - Lawmakers plan to tackle the daunting task of abortion this week at the State House.
Posted: 02/08/2014 - A Kansas House member has introduced legislation to abolish no-fault divorce in the state.
Posted: 02/02/2014 - President Obama defended his choice to keep Kathleen Sebelius on as head of the Health and Human Services Department.
Updated: 02/01/2014 - Hobby Lobby, an Oklahoma based arts and crafts retail chain is contesting the Affordable Care Act's requirement that employers cover emergency contraceptives.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - Democrat Kelly Kultala announced she will challenge incumbent Republican Kevin Yoder for the state's 3rd Congressional District seat.
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.
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: 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.