TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Kansas lost more than 2,000 private-sector jobs in September as the state’s unemployment rate ticked up for the fourth month in a row. 97 more words
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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Researchers have found that the bond debt in Kansas has more than tripled in size since the late 1990s.
The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that legislative researchers created a chart showing the debt levels stands at more than $5 billion in the 2017 fiscal year. 76 more words
WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Should funding for education be increased, decreased, or left as it is?
Sixty eight percent of Kansans said it should be increased in the latest KSN News poll conducted exclusively for KSN by SurveyUSA. 368 more words
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — When Brian Newby took the helm of a federal election agency, he left behind an unfolding scandal in Kansas where he was having an affair with a woman he promoted in his previous job and used her to skirt oversight of their lavish expenses, prompting a local prosecutor to investigate, according to emails obtained by The Associated Press. 904 more words
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback said Monday that he’s not ruling out a tax increase next year to keep the state’s budget balanced, even though he believes it would be harmful to raise taxes with agriculture in a slump. 275 more words