Vote on abortion amendment pushed to Thursday


Republican Sen. Dennis Pyle returned to the state Senate on Monday after a weekend of pressure from supporters of a consitutional amendment that would ensure that abortion is not a fundamental right in Kansas.

Pyle missed a vote on the amendment last Thursday, leaving abortion-rights opponents scratching their heads about why the lawmaker with a steady voting record against abortion would have skipped one of the biggest votes of the 2021 session.

The vote was delayed because the Senate would have come up one short of the . . .


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