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Governor signs emergency management bill

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Gov. Laura Kelly on Wednesday signed the new emergency management bill that gained bipartisan support although not everyone was completely satisified with the legislation. Kelly...

Senate votes down Marx nomination to tax appeals board

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The Senate on Thursday rejected Gov. Laura Kelly’s nominee to the state tax appeals board over questions about whether he had a conflict for...

Panel refuses to back Kelly nominee to KPERS board

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The Senate insurance committee on Wednesday refused to back Gov. Laura Kelly's nominee to the state retirement system's Board of Trustees. The committee forwarded the...

UPDATED: Davids urges Kelly to do more about Labor Department

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(Updated to include Labor Department staffing changes) Democratic U.S. Rep. Sharice Davids on Wednesday urged Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly to do more to ensure that...

Moran, GOP reps criticize Kelly over computer upgrades

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Republican U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran and the rest of the GOP congressional delegation are criticizing Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly for not devoting federal resources...

UPDATED: Senate panel withholds recommendation for Marx

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(Updated to include coments from Democrat Sen. Tom Holland) The Senate Tax Committee on Thursday decided not to recommend Gov. Laura Kelly’s nominee to the...

Senate panel scrutinizes tax appeals nominee

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Gov. Laura Kelly’s nominee to the Kansas Board of Tax Appeals promised to adhere to state appraisal law Tuesday during a hearing in which...

UPDATED: Labor Department stops $22 billion in false claims

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(Updated: Corrects time frame for fraudulent claims blocked; Number is since Jan. 1, 2020, not since new security software was installed.) Gov. Laura Kelly said...

Bill stripping governors of appointments advances

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A plan that would strip Kansas governors of their power to replace vacancies for two statewide offices moved out of a House committee on...

Senate urges Kelly to reprioritize prisoners for vaccines

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The Kansas Senate on Thursday rebuked Gov. Laura Kelly for putting prisoners in line for COVID-19 vaccines ahead of the general public, a move...