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Democrats mourn passing of former party chair

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Kansas Democrats today are remembering former party Chairman Lee Kinch, who passed away early Tuesday morning. Kinch, a Derby attorney who led Kansas Democrats to...

New approach floated for moving abortion amendment

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A new plan is emerging in the Kansas House for trying to break the impasse and pass the constitutional amendment on abortion. House Speaker Ron...

Sunday Reader: House Democrats set fundraising record

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Good morning everyone: It was a heck of a week leading up to the opening of the 2020 legislative session. We have a deal on Medicaid...

UPDATED: Governor’s task force recommends tax on digital products

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(Updated to include comment from House speaker, with edits) Gov. Laura Kelly's tax reform committee on Tuesday made a series of recommendations to the 2020...

UPDATED: Democratic leadership takes on GOP Medicaid bill

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(Updated to reflect new comments from Denning) The volume of the Medicaid expansion debate turned up a notch Thursday when Senate Minority Leader Anthony Hensley...

Sunflower Sunday Reader: School funding dispute; Williams out at RHCC; Same-day...

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Good afternoon, everyone: The Legislature has gotten off to somewhat of a sluggish start, with the major issues so far being a second committee created...

Democrats argue for more committee representation

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Kansas House Democrats are arguing for more representation on legislative committees after state Rep. Stephanie Clayton switched parties Wednesday. Clayton's move to the Democratic Party...

Democrats choose ‘bridge builder’ as new leader

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Less combat. More collegiality. House Democrats struck out on a new direction Monday, choosing Rep. Tom Sawyer over incumbent Rep. Jim Ward as their new...

Sawyer officially launches campaign for minority leadership

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It's been widely speculated for weeks that Democratic state Rep. Tom Sawyer would challenge Jim Ward for minority leader. Late Tuesday, Sawyer made it official...

Tax deal proving elusive as session winds down

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(Will be updated after 8:30 a.m. conference committee meeting) Kansas lawmakers will return to work Wednesday after meeting into the night Tuesday trying to iron...