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.
Conservative Republican senators are pushing back at Gov. Sam Brownback’s request that Kansas issue $202 million more in bonds to help finance construction of a federal biosecurity lab in Manhattan.
Jeb Bush and Hillary Rodham Clinton are hitting the speakers’ circuit on the eve of the opening of George W. Bush’s new presidential library, stoking speculation about their own political futures.
Democratic supporters of a new immigration bill accused opponents Monday of trying to “exploit” the Boston Marathon bombings to hold up the legislation, sparking a testy exchange at a Senate hearing.
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has signed legislation creating a new center at the state’s medical school for researching potential cures using adult stem cells.
A new law that is designed to strengthen efforts in Kansas to combat human trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation of young women has been signed by Gov. Sam Brownback.
Pat Roberts is poised to become the oldest Kansan ever to serve in the U.S. Senate if he makes it through re-election next year.