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UPDATED: New poll shows Kelly job approval at 39% among adults; Kansans icy on...

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(Updated to correct Biden/Trump poll numbers) A new poll out from Emerson College shows Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly with a job approval rating of 39%...

Governor declares Juneteenth state holiday

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Gov. Laura Kelly on Tuesday declared Juneteenth a state holiday marking the end of slavery in the United States. The governor's declaration, which would only...

Kelly names new special water adviser

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Gov. Laura Kelly on Monday named a familiar face as a new special water adviser. The governor is bringing back Vijay Ramasamy to her administration...

Discussion breaks down over African American Commission audit

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Legislative auditors on Tuesday dug into the African American Affairs Commission, issuing a report that drew a sharp rebuke from Democrats who thought it...

UPDATED: Kelly forms political action committee

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(Updated to include possible moderate political action committee in the offing as well as comments from Senate president and House speaker.) Gov. Laura Kelly on...

State puts nearly $100 million from COVID relief money into facilities

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Here's how Gov. Laura Kelly's administration allocated about $100 million in COVID-19 relief money for improving state facilities. State agencies submitted applications for projects to...

Senate confirmation roundup

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Here's a look at new appointments that the Senate Confirmation Oversight Committee sent to the full Senate on Tuesday. There were nine new appointments...

Governor: Kobach interpretation of law fosters discrimination, violence against transgender Kansans

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Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly chides Republican Attorney General Kris Kobach in a new legal filing, saying his characterization of a person’s true sex as...

Legislative panel recommends against train crew rule; similar reg challenged in Ohio

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A joint legislative committee on Monday urged the state Transportation Department to withdraw a proposed rule requiring railroads operating in Kansas to have at...

House speaker criticizes governor for not condemning white powder letters

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House Speaker Dan Hawkins on Friday criticized Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly for not addressing the white-powder-filled envelopes that were sent to lawmakers last month,...