Politics

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January 05, 2018 - 9:58 am
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach has charged two more people with voting illegally less than a day after President Donald Trump dismantled his voter fraud commission. Kobach's office said Thursday that the charges involve two people accused of double voting in Kansas and Colorado in 2016. They...
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January 04, 2018 - 5:15 am
Governor Sam Brownback on Wednesday announced that Bob Murray will fill the role of interim spokesperson throughout the remainder of his time in office. He currently serves as Special Assistant to the Governor and will continue in that position. Murray has worked for Governor Brownback for over 20...
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Dreamstime
January 02, 2018 - 3:40 pm
Governor Sam Brownback on Tuesday announced he has accepted the invitation of House Speaker Ron Ryckman to deliver the State of the State address to a joint session of the legislature in the House of Representatives chamber at 5 p.m., Tuesday, January 9, 2018. The speech will include his response...
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January 01, 2018 - 12:50 am
TOKYO (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Monday the United States should be aware that his country's nuclear forces are now a reality, not a threat. But he also struck a conciliatory tone in his New Year's address, wishing success for the Winter Olympics set to begin in the South in...
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December 23, 2017 - 7:37 pm
A federal appeals court panel ruled Friday that President Donald Trump once again exceeded the scope of his authority with his latest travel ban. However, that decision has been put on hold pending review by Supreme Court, meaning the ban involving six majority Muslim countries will remain in...
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December 20, 2017 - 1:38 pm
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback argues as he prepares to leave office that his experiment in aggressive tax-cutting pioneered a national debate over helping small business owners. He said during a year-end interview with The Associated Press that what Kansas did on taxes influenced Congress and other...
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December 17, 2017 - 11:20 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas legislative committee is preparing to review a plan for building a new state prison in Lansing and its meeting could prove important to the project's future. A joint committee on budget issues is scheduled to meet Wednesday afternoon for an update from Corrections...
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