Friday, May 24, 2019
conceal carry Kansas

Carry Conceal Bill Dies after Tied Vote

An evenly divided Kansas House committee shut down legislation exempting KU Medical Center from adding adequate security measures in order to prohibit concealed weapons on its premises. The fed and state affairs committee split 11-11 on...

Resman Elected to Fill Kiegerl House Seat

Retired Deputy Sheriff John Resman was selected to fill the 121st House District seat left open with the retirement for health reasons of Rep. Mike Kiegerl, R-Olathe, who stepped down after thirteen years of service. Resman had Kiegerl's...
judicial nominating commission

Bipartisan Pair Sponsors Bill to Limit Judicial Nomination Transparency

A bipartisan pair of legislators is sponsoring a bill to rollback changes to judicial nominations adopted last year. Sponsored by Democratic Rep. Dennis Highberger and Republican Rep. Steven Becker, House Bill 2245 would allow the Kansas...

Missouri Prison Population Up By 2500

Since 2006, Missouri’s prison population has risen by roughly 2,500 inmates, an 8 percent increase since 2006. In a hearing on Monday, new Missouri DOC Director Anne Precythe testified at the Statehouse about the growth...
Kobach bias

Kobach Story Lacks Balance

CNN called Kris Kobach's statements false long before the Kansas Secretary of State had an opportunity to make any claims at all on the cable news station. He appeared on CNN, and the station...

Purdue Prez Who Dissed MU to Speak at Kansas Chamber Dinner

  What happened at the University of Missouri in November 2015 could have happened at any major university save perhaps one: Purdue, a state university in Indiana. While the administrators at MU were busily capitulating to...

Death of KKK’er Gets More Ink Than Any Black Man Murdered in Missouri

For the last several years, Missouri has ranked first or second in black homicide deaths per capita. These deaths number more than 200 per year, but unless a policeman does the shooting, the media...

Sen. Fitzgerald: No New Taxes

  For all those Kansas legislators scheming as to how or how much to raise taxes, a few are saying don't raise them at all. One is Leavenworth-based State Senator Steve Fitzgerald. Says Fitzgerald bluntly: "For...

Schwabs Speak Publicly About Caleb’s Death on Good Morning America

For the first time since their 10-year-old son Caleb was killed last August in a tragic accident on a ride at a Schlitterbahn water park, Scott and Michelle Schwab spoke out publicly about that day. Their interview...

KSHB Shows Other Media How to Treat the KKK

On Saturday, 51-year-old Frank Ancona--no relation to the local car dealer of the same name--was found dead with a gunshot wound to the head alongside a river in rural Missouri. He was likely murdered. Some...