Updated: 4:07 PM Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says the state's proof-of-citizenship requirement for new voters can still be enforced after a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against a similar Arizona law.
Posted: 12:15 PM Brad Neuenswander, deputy education commissioner, told the State Board of Education on Wednesday the agency is trying to figure out how to implement a new law signed by Gov. Sam Brownback that creates a coalition of innovative districts.
Posted: 9:33 AM Topeka- Kansas Governor Sam Brownback announced Friday Communications Director and Press Secretary Sherriene Jones-Sontag will join the Kansas Lottery as its Deputy Director on July 8, 2013.
Updated: 6:16 PM Economic Lifelines issued a statement after lawmakers adjourned their annual session this week praising them for keeping the state's 10-year, $8.2 billion program intact. The program started in 2010.
Posted: 2:46 PM Legislators approved a bill canceling most of a sales tax decrease scheduled for July and adjusting income tax laws. The state treasury would gain a net $777 million in revenues over the five years.
Posted: 7:08 PM A Senate committee advanced a bill that would create an 11-member legislative panel to review decisions by the State Board of Education on adopting and implementing any uniform education standards.
Posted: 3:03 PM Lawmakers are reviewing a bill that would create an 11-member legislative panel to review decisions by the State Board of Education on adopting and implementing any uniform education standards.