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Congressman Watkins on election night in 2018. (Photo by Brian Grimmett, Kansas News Service)
Stephen Koranda Tuesday, July 14th, 2020

Congressman Steve Watkins faces felony charges after registering to vote at a UPS store instead of his home address.

From left to right: Democrats Michelle De La Isla and James Windholz; Republicans Jake LaTurner, Steve Watkins and Dennis Taylor. (Illustration by Crysta Henthorne, KCUR)
Stephen Koranda Monday, July 13th, 2020

2nd District Congressman Steve Watkins is being challenged by two other Republicans in the primary.

The outside of the Kansas state agency that handles the foster care system, among other things. (Photo by Madeline Fox, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Thursday, July 9th, 2020

The state and foster care advocates reached an agreement that ends a lawsuit.

Photo by Scott Canon, Kansas News Service
Kansas News Service Thursday, July 2nd, 2020

An executive order from the governor requires masks in Kansas.

Kansas Governor Laura Kelly puts on a mask after a news conference on June 22. (Photo by Jim McLean, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Monday, June 29th, 2020

The state of Kansas may start requiring people to wear masks in public starting this Friday, but only if a legislative panel agrees.   

Delía García (left) speaks at an April news conference about the state’s unemployment programs in response to the coronavirus, as Gov. Laura Kelly watches. (Photo by Jim McLean, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Monday, June 22nd, 2020

The governor's secretary of labor will resign as part of efforts to fix unemployment payment problem.

House Speaker Ron Ryckman (right) House Majority Leader Dan Hawkins (center) and House Minority Leader Tom Sawyer speaking earlier this month. All three are members of the panel that decides how to spend the federal aid. (Photo by Jim McLean, Kansas News Service)
Stephen Koranda Thursday, June 18th, 2020

The first round of coronavirus aid went out this week to help local governments.

Kansas schools face uncertainty entering the 2020-21 school year, with many school administrators expecting drastic budget cuts in the fall, once the state's budget fully absorbs the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. (Photo by Chris Neal, Kansas News Service)
Kansas News Service Thursday, June 4th, 2020

So far, Kansas school district officials say the numbers look good on paper but deep funding cuts are expected because of the coronavirus pandemic

Wichita Democratic state Rep. Elizabeth Bishop puts on a mask as she enters the Statehouse on Thursday, the second day of the special session. (Photo by Jim McLean, Kansas News Service)
Stephen Koranda Thursday, June 4th, 2020

Governor Laura Kelly and lawmakers compromised on a plan that trims back the governor's powers, but keeps an emergency order in place.

A rally in Topeka over the weekend. (Photo by Nomin Ujiyediin)
Kansas News Service Monday, June 1st, 2020

Marches against police violence were sparked by the death of George Floyd last week in Minnesota.


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