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House votes down education plan; chamber to try again Tuesday

(Updated to include more details of House education plan) A tug of war emerged in the Kansas House on Monday as lawmakers voted down a...

Senate leadership refuses to run education finance bill until constitutional amendment passes

Pressure is mounting for a constitutional amendment on education finance after the Kansas House approved a new plan putting more than $500 million into...
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Colyer backs House plan for resolving education funding dispute

Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer said Wednesday morning that the $522 million plan approved by the House is a "good place" for solving the education...

House panel approves constitutional amendment; Senate to debate education plan Thursday

The battle over education funding escalated Wednesday when a House panel approved a constitutional amendment giving the Legislature exclusive authority to decide whether Kansas...

Senate to take up education finance plan Thursday

Just hours after a House committee approved a constitutional amendment on school finance, the Kansas Senate suddenly announced plans to take up its own...

Senate narrowly passes education plan, sets up showdown with House

The Kansas Senate on Thursday narrowly approved a school finance plan that sets up a showdown with a House proposal that spends almost twice...

Schmidt implores Legislature not to delay passage of school finance bill

Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt on Friday warned the Legislature not to delay passage of a school  finance bill any longer. Schmidt pointed out that...

UPDATE: Legislature passes school finance bill, sends it to governor

A sharply divided Kansas Senate averted a politically disastrous shutdown early Sunday and passed a five-year, $525 million plan to fund education to meet...

UPDATED: House passes fix to education finance bill; Senate plans to run Monday

(Will be updated as warranted; corrects Denning title) The Kanas House dodged potential political landmines Saturday as it mended a glitch in an education finance...

Legislature passes fix to education finance bill; constitutional questions persist

Kansas lawmakers finished their work fixing a school finance bill Monday as the Senate passed legislation that prompted more questions about the constitutionality of...