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Former House member passes away after illness

Former state Rep. Greg Lewis passed away on Monday morning after battling a brain tumor for a little more than a year. Lewis' death was...

Ethics complaint lodged against legislator

State ethics officials have lodged an ethics complaint against a Junction City lawmaker for using official state stationery for political purposes. The Kansas Governmental Ethics...

Senate expected to debate abortion Wednesday

Work on two major pieces of legislation is coming up quickly. Senate Majority Leader Jim Denning says he expects to put the constitutional amendment on...

House Republican leaders roll out new policy agenda

House Republican leaders on Thursday laid out an agenda for the 2020 legislative session, including incentives for first-time home buyers, tax relief for seniors...

Wagle shuffles committee assignments

Senate President Susan Wagle announced a series of new committee assignments on Thursday with incoming Republican Sen. Mike Thompson joining the chamber. Wagle announced that...

(UPDATED) Kansas Senate fundraising for 2019: All 40 districts

(Updated to include reports from Skubal, Constance, Goddard, Bowser and Ward) Here are the Senate fundraising numbers for 2019. They follow the same pattern used...

(Updated) House fundraising for 2019: All 125 districts

(Updated to reflect new reports from Ruiz, Winn, Makalous, Weigel, Ohaebosim and Johnson) Campaign finance reports came flowing into the state over this last week...

Republicans pick Thompson for Senate seat

Former television meteorologist Mike Thompson was unanimously selected on Saturday morning to fill Mary Pilcher-Cook's seat in the state Senate. Republican precinct leaders voted 46-0...

House GOP committee sets new fundraising mark

The political arm of the Kansas Republican House caucus pulled in $209,000 in 2019, the first time party leaders say that much was raised...

Wagle hires legislative director

Senate President Susan Wagle on Monday named an agriculture journalist as her new legislative director. Wagle hired Bailey Corwine, who graduated from the University of...