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    Mueller Indicts Group Responsible for Fanning Flames at Mizzou

    The first group Special Counsel Robert Mueller named in his indictment on Friday is the same group Lt. Col. Jared Prier, author of “Commanding...

    Female Kansas Regent Explains Arrest for Domestic Battery

    State and local media were abuzz this Saturday Morning with the news that Kansas Regent and Wyandotte County Commissioner Ann Brandau-Murguia, 50, had been...

    That Was Quick: KU Student Senate Defunds ‘Multicultural Student Government’

    For a student body president to dismantle a funded entity on a college campus with the intimidating name "Multicultural Student Government" (MSG) took a...

    Legislator Says Right-to-Shop Proposal Would Drive Down Health Costs

    Rep. Abraham Rafie is seeking a solution to drive down healthcare costs. U.S. health care costs will outpace economic growth for the foreseeable future, according to...

    Tracey Mann Sworn-in as Lieutenant Governor

    Tracey Mann is the 50th Lieutenant Governor of Kansas. He was sworn-in by Kansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Lawton Nuss on Wednesday afternoon. Gov....

    Senate Committee Hosts Medicaid Expansion Hearing

    The annual effort to expand Medicaid in Kansas cleared one hurdle Wednesday morning. Members of the Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee heard more...

    Russian Bots Reportedly Fueled Racial Unrest During Mizzou 2015 Campus Protest

    According to Lt. Col. Jarred Prier USAF, writing in Strategic Studies Quarterly, "Russian trolls seemed to target multiple groups to generate anger and create...

    Colyer’s Position on Medicaid Expansion Veto Unclear

    Gov. Jeff Colyer won’t say whether he’ll veto Medicaid expansion, but he may have a choice to make on the subject soon. Members of...

    KS, MO Earn Below Average Marks in Education Week Survey

    Kansas and Missouri receive barely passing grades for their K-12 education performance, according to Education Week's 22nd annual Quality Counts survey. Both states scored less...

    Today’s Saddest Headline: “UMKC tops Utah Valley, has two-game win streak”

    "Just a couple of days ago the Kangaroos were saddled with a five-game losing streak," reads the hopeful lead in the Kansas City Star...

    Yoder, Missouri Congressmen Break with Party on Budget Deal

    Congressman Kevin Yoder of Kansas and Congressmen Billy Long and Jason Smith of Missouri broke with the Republican Party, casting 'no' votes on a...

    State Treasurer Can’t Stop Overpayments to Public Schools

    The Kansas State Treasurer’s Office looked into whether the state treasurer Jake LaTurner could refuse to issue school funding he knows is unlawful. The...