October 4, 2023

Keeping Media and Government Accountable.

Tag: Blake Carpenter

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KS lawmakers anticipate few changes to state election laws

While Republican lawmakers in several states are preparing legislation to overhaul election processes, Kansas legislators are looking at minor updates…

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Record 18 legislators score above 90% on 2019 Kansas Freedom Index

Eighteen Kansas House and Senate members scored better than 90% on the 2019 Kansas Freedom Index, besting the previous high of…

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Plaintiffs to lawmakers: school funding increase falls short

Less than an hour after lawmakers adopted a school funding plan to add $90 million to public schools next year,…

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Cities want to regulate placement of political signs

Political signs are ubiquitous during election seasons. For some an eye-sore, others a treasured first amendment right. A bill in…

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KSNW-TV reporting on highway funding is wrong

KSNW-TV in Wichita says Gov. Laura Kelly’s budget will cease highway funding transfers from the Kansas Department of Transportation. A…

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Kansas Bill Would Hold Schools Responsible For NOT Arming Teachers

As reported by CNN, a newly introduced bill in the Kansas House would not just encourage school districts to arm…

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Parents Terrorized by Bill that Limits School Insurance Rates for Conceal and Carry

The Left and their media allies are misrepresenting an insurance bill scheduled for a hearing on Tuesday morning. Contrary to…

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Derby Voters Head to Polls for School Bond Issue

Derby voters head to the polls today, Feb. 20,  to determine the fate of a 25-year, $123 million bond issue.…

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Raising Taxes in Topeka the Easiest Vote

Rep. Chuck Weber is firing back at calls to increase taxes on Kansas families. “Raising taxes like so many are…

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Medicaid Reimbursement Payments Cost St. Francis Hospital

Medicaid expansion proponents say they’ll make another attempt to expand Obamacare in Kansas when the state legislature reconvenes for wrap…

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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…

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