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Kansas lawmakers agree on plan to issue $1B in pension bonds

TOPEKA, Kansas (AP) – Legislative negotiators in Kansas have agreed on a proposal to authorize $1 billion in bonds to bolster the short-term financial health of the state’s pension system for teachers and government workers. 98 more words


Kansas lawmakers working on plan to issue pension bonds

TOPEKA, Kansas (AP) – Kansas legislators are starting to hash out a plan for issuing $1 billion or more in bonds to shore up the short-term financial health of the pension system for teachers and government workers. 95 more words


Kansas officials hope budget puzzle pieces drop into place

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Republican Gov. Sam Brownback hopes the GOP-controlled Kansas Legislature wraps up several key budget issues this week.

Lawmakers must erase a projected shortfall of nearly $600 million for the next fiscal year. 94 more words


Kansas Republicans pass law banning dismemberment abortions

This good news story of the day is from Life News.

They write:

The state of Kansas has been a haven for late-term abortions for decades and pro-life advocates there successfully lobbied the legislature to approve new legislation that would help putĀ an end to some of them.

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Kansas lawmakers pass nation's 1st ban on abortion procedure

TOPEKA, Kansas (AP) – Kansas legislators Wednesday approved a proposed ban on a common second-trimester procedure described by abortion opponents as dismembering a fetus, making their state the first to adopt a national group’s model policy. 419 more words


It's Clear Who Now Runs Men's College Basketball in Kansas

*Buzz* Who is theĀ Kansas Jayhawks? That is incorrect! *Buzz* Who is the Kansas State Wildcats? Incorrect again! *Buzz* Who is the Wichita State Shockers? Ding ding ding! 248 more words

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Shocker fan pushing to make WSU's Ron Baker governor

WICHITA, Kansas – On Monday, KSN found a Shocker fan pushing to make Wichita State’s Ron Baker governor.

He was handing out flyers to people in line for the T-shirts at Tad’s LockerRoom. 110 more words