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House committee shelves bill easing voter registration law

A House committee late Thursday afternoon derailed a bill that would have made it easier to vote by removing a state-imposed deadline for registering...

Committee approves bill stripping secretary of state’s prosecution powers

A Kanas House panel on Wednesday moved a bill that would repeal the secretary of state’s unique authority to prosecute voter fraud. Backed by Secretary...

UPDATED: Democrats contesting two Kansas House races

(Updated to reflect Thomas and Wasinger declining comment and explanation how Thomas case could proceed) Democrats are contesting two Kansas House races, one over questions...

New candidate emerges for Senate District 25

A new twist in the campaign for Senate District 25 emerged over the weekend when Democratic activist and businesswoman Mary Ware announced she planned...

Wasinger holds on after recount

Republican Barbara Wasinger held on to defeat Democratic state Rep. Eber Phelps after a recount today. Wasinger ended up defeating Phelps, 4,341 to 4,306, the...

Secretary of state’s prosecutorial powers should be removed, attorney general says

(This is being resent from Friday as part of a test we're running on email software. If you've already received this story, we apologize.) Kansas...

Phelps comes up 32-votes short, seeks vote recount in Ellis County

(This is being resent from Friday as part of a test we're running on email software. If you have received this story, we apologize.) Democratic...

Double vote counting prompts recount in Kansas House race

Crawford County Election officials on Thursday morning started a hand recount of the House District 2 race where Republican Kenneth Collins appears to have...

Hodge emerges victorious in House District 72

Democratic state Rep. Tim Hodge won a second term in the Kansas House on Tuesday after provisional ballots were counted in Harvey County. Hodge defeated...

UPDATED: House District 72 results flip for Democrat

(Updated to correct that provisional ballots will be counted next Tuesday) Democratic state Rep. Tim Hodge may pull out his race against Republican Steve Kelly...