Friday, November 27, 2020
Member Login
Home Tags Dan Hawkins

Tag: Dan Hawkins

Legislature crafting COVID-19 plan for upcoming session

0
Legislative staff is developing a plan for how lawmakers can meet as COVID-19 cases take a deeper hold on a state that's now grappling...

UPDATED: Kelly issues new face mask order

0
Gov. Laura Kelly on Wednesday signed a new executive order requiring face masks, this one intended to get more counties to buy into the...

Kelly facing tough road following election

0
As if the pandemic didn't complicate Laura Kelly's first term as governor enough. Now, she must navigate a Republican-dominated Legislature that hung onto its supermajority...

Ryckman launches bid for third term as speaker

0
Fresh off his successful reelection, Ron Ryckman Jr. officially launched a bid for an unprecedented third term as Kansas House speaker. In a letter sent...

Pandemic politics: Who wins, who loses?

2
For many weeks, Kansas Democrats have been blowing the whistle on Republican candidates not wearing masks during the COVID-19 pandemic. Each time a leading Republican...

UPDATED: Finance Council rejects $400 unemployment benefit

0
(Updated with more complete reporting and edits throughout) The State Finance Council on Thursday rejected Gov. Laura Kelly's plan to spend $63 million to fund...

Moran launching new state PAC

0
U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran is launching a new state political action committee to help Republican efforts to hold onto their supermajorities in the Kansas...

ACLU: A political evolution in Kansas

0
When Micah Kubic took the helm of the American Civil Liberties Union of Kansas in 2015, it was a shell of what it is...

Kelly expects decision soon on second phase of reopening

0
Gov. Laura Kelly is expecting to decide as early as late Thursday whether the state will move into the second phase of her plan...

UPDATED: Governor rolls out plan for reopening Kansas economy

0
(Updated to include comments from the Kansas Chamber of Commerce, Senate President Susan Wagle and House Republican leadership) Walking a tightrope between "non-negotiable public health...