A Kansas House committee has approved a proposal to spend $1.2 million to fund a new research center for potential medical cures with adult stem cells.
A Republican-dominated Kansas House committee has approved GOP Gov. Sam Brownback’s proposal to shift projected savings from an overhaul of the state’s Medicaid program to in-home services for the disabled.
A University of Texas law student has made history and headlines recently by successfully firing the world’s first 3-D printed gun, but some lawmakers are taking aim.
Kansas lawmakers are hoping to resume negotiations over proposals for additional cuts in individual income taxes.
Kansas legislators are returning to the Statehouse to resume the 2013 session, continuing negotiations to settle spending issues for the fiscal year beginning July 1.
Minnesota appears poised to legalize gay marriage, as the Democratic speaker of the state House said Tuesday that a gay marriage bill endorsed by the governor and likely to pass in the state senate.
Democratic leaders in the Kansas Legislature say they’re not getting enough information from Republican Sam Brownback’s administration to justify authorizing another $202 million in bonds for a national biodefense lab.
A week ago, first lady Michelle Obama tweeted to NBA star Jason Collins that “We’ve got your back.” She’s putting those words into action as she’ll stand beside him at a LGBT gala at the end of the month.
Although Congress and the U.S. Supreme Court were on break, this week was packed with plenty of political headlines. Here’s a look at what you might have missed.
Gen Y has been called lazy, haplessly doomed and politically apathetic. Why do they feel this way? Short answer: They just don’t trust their leaders in government.
President Barack Obama on Monday tapped rising Democratic politician Anthony Foxx to lead the Department of Transportation, an agency at the center of Washington’s fiscal fights.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Monday that President Barack Obama “has kept every promise he’s made” about helping the state recover from Superstorm Sandy.
Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt’s office is warning legislators that some laws they passed this year could lead to litigation costing the state more than $1.2 million over the next two years.
Amid the celebration surrounding the opening of son George W. Bush’s presidential library, former first lady Barbara Bush is brushing aside talk of a Jeb Bush run for the White House.
All five living presidents converge on Dallas for opening of George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.