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Kelly announces transition team

Gov.-elect Laura Kelly on Tuesday announced her transition team, which includes a former state budget director and a former chief of staff for former...

Kelly meets media as governor: Discusses political tilt in House, Medicaid expansion, future of...

Gov.-elect Laura Kelly on Thursday promised a "long and challenging" rebuild of state government, saying she wouldn't let partisanship interfere with improving the lives...
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Governor names former gubernatorial rival to Board of Regents

Gov. Jeff Colyer on Thursday appointed two new members to the Kansas Board of Regents, including former Republican gubernatorial rival Mark Hutton and a...

Marr leaving governor’s staff; new communications director named

For Gov. Jeff Colyer's communications director Kendall Marr, the campaign doesn't stop. The Colyer gubernatorial campaign may now be over. But Marr is leaving Kansas...

UPDATED: KU moves ‘desecrated’ flag after political firestorm

(Updated to reflect status of flag, comment from chancellor; edits throughout) The University of Kansas on Wednesday moved a piece of campus art - a...

Colyer predicts abortion fight moves to state courts

Taking a national stage Thursday, Republican Gov. Jeff Colyer called on the pro-life movement to push forward at a critical time when the president...

Selzer chooses Goodland businesswoman as a running mate

On Monday morning, a second Kansas gubernatorial candidate announced he was picking a woman as his running mate. Insurance Commissioner Ken Selzer named Goodland businesswoman...

UPDATED: Governor signs faith-based adoption bill; a roundup of coverage

(Updated to reflect comments made Saturday on adoption bill by Svaty, Brewer and Selzer) Bill signings are generally not the stuff of great storytelling, especially...

Insurance commissioner says governor’s veto violates state law

State Insurance Commissioner Ken Selzer on Thursday accused Gov. Jeff Colyer of violating state law for effectively directing $8 million in insurance agency fees...

Colyer signs bill creating transportation task force, more than a dozen others

With the stroke of a pen, Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer launched work on a new multi-year transportation plan to replace the $8 billion plan...