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Kelly announces new labor secretary

Gov. Laura Kelly on Friday announced the hiring of a city official from Lawrence  to take the helm of the state's beleagured Labor Department. Kelly...

UPDATED: Lawmaker anger toward Labor Department boils over

(Updated to include that new technology will be added to the state's unemployment system this weekend to prevent false claims.) Lawmakers on Wednesday vented their...

Republicans press for details on fraudulent claims payouts

Republican lawmakers on Wednesday pushed administrators at the Labor Department to reveal how much the state has paid out in fraudulent unemployment claims. Officials at...

UPDATED: Kelly names new acting labor secretary

(Updated to include governor's comments from Tuesday media briefing) Gov. Laura Kelly on Tuesday turned within the Labor Department to name a new acting secretary...

Labor Department didn’t follow instructions, Kelly says

Gov. Laura Kelly said Monday that the Labor Department tried to claw back $7 million in duplicate unemployment benefits against the directions of her...