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Top federal prosecutor backs Folsom for judgeship

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Stephen R. McAllister, the U.S. attorney for Kansas, is backing federal public defender Carl Folsom III for a seat on the state's appellate court. McAllister,...

Kelly outpacing previous governors in fundraising

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As she approaches her reelection campaign in 2022, Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly continues to outpace what previous governors raised at a similar point in...

Schmidt supporting NRA in New York lawsuit

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Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt is teaming up with 15 other states in support of a  National Rifle Association lawsuit to stop the state...

UPDATED: U.S. Supreme Court refuses to hear citizenship case

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(Updated to include comments from Kobach, ACLU, and the attorney general) The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday turned away Kansas' request to uphold a controversial...

Schmidt names new solicitor general

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Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt on Thursday appointed a new solicitor general to replace Toby Crouse, who was recently confirmed to a federal judgeship. Schmidt...

U.S. Senate confirms Crouse for federal bench

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The U.S. Senate on Tuesday night confirmed Kansas Solicitor General Toby Crouse to a seat on the federal bench in Kansas. The Senate voted 50-43...

Kansas nominee for federal bench draws national opposition

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The nation's eyes have been riveted on the U.S. Senate's efforts to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court before the election. But there's...

Sunday Reader: Disputed endorsement; New PAC in Big 1st

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Good morning everyone: Another hot news week in Kansas politics (yes, we're tired of saying that), marked by escalating tensions between Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly...

Dick Bond remembered: 1935-2020

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Former Kansas Senate President Dick Bond passed away Thursday. He was 84. Bond was appointed to the Kansas Senate in 1986 and then elected...

Governor tweaks budget plan

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Gov. Laura Kelly's administration released a revised plan for addressing the revenue shortfall facing the state, this time with tweaks that address questions from...