Saturday, February 16, 2019

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    Sen. Denning: Star’s Legal Defense ‘Absurd’

    The Kansas City Star wants a defamation lawsuit against it thrown out, because it violates the First Amendment. Senate Majority Leader Jim Denning filed a defamation lawsuit against the Star in January after the paper published...

    Media pushes Medicaid expansion with slanted coverage of Oswego hospital closure

    An AON study for the Kansas Department of Health and Environment says Medicaid expansion would have netted Oswego Rural Hospital just $82,386 in additional revenue in 2018, but media used today's announcement of the...

    Full House To Debate KPERS Re-Amortization Plan

    Update: The House voted against the re-amortization plan Thursday afternoon by a vote of 87-36.  Members of the Kansas House will get their chance to debate the linch pin of Gov. Laura Kelly's budget proposal--the...

    Right-sizing courts could raise judicial pay

    Kansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Lawton Nuss wants another $22 million to improve judicial pay but right-sizing Kansas courts could improve pay without charging taxpayers more.  Nuss compared the plight of low-paid Kansas justice...

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