- Kansas officials approve $4.2M in emergency aid for schools Updated: Nov-09-15 5:22 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Republican Gov. Sam Brownback and top Kansas lawmakers Monday approved a total of $4.2 million in emergency aid for 25 school districts to help them with young refugees, increased student numbers or local economic problems.
- Kansas slashes revenue forecast, adjusts budget to avert gap Updated: Nov-06-15 8:18 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas slashed its revenue projections on Friday, and Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's budget director immediately announced $124 million in budget adjustments to allow the state to keep paying its bills on time.
- Kansas agency spokeswoman's Facebook posting draws criticism Updated: Oct-28-15 7:48 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - The Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services' spokeswoman faced criticism Wednesday over a Facebook posting referring to "slow learners" in attacking a proposal for a special course for college students struggling with state voter registration requirement.