Getting to a budget deal in the House may prove easier than getting a deal on taxes.
Some members of the Kansas House say the budget bill was passed without discussion to prevent furloughs of state workers.
Some lawmakers say the furloughs are a ploy to pass a budget without debate and proper vetting.
South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham opened his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination Monday.
The State Department says Secretary of State John Kerry’s orthopedic surgeon is flying to Geneva to accompany Kerry back.
Some Kansas lawmakers are saying the governor’s proposed plan to balance the state’s budget won’t cut it.
The National Security Agency lost its authority at midnight to collect Americans’ phone records in bulk.
The bill gives local judges more say in budget matters.
Lobbyists would be required to disclose if their activities are funded by taxpayer dollars.
If state lawmakers don’t pass a budget by June 7 all non-essential state workers will be immediately furloughed.
The recent rainfall is delaying some of the events scheduled around the festival’s main attraction: The Arkansas River.
Legislators are considering business-tax proposals raising as much as $101 million.
Vice President Biden announces death of son, Beau, from brain cancer.
As speaker, Dennis Hastert pushed President George W. Bush’s legislative agenda.
He is also charged with one count of lying to the FBI.