March 29, 2023

Keeping Media and Government Accountable.

Tag: Gene Suellentrop

Olson flip-flop kills education choice, school funding bill

An education funding bill that included expanding a tax credit scholarship program and providing parents education savings account options for…

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Legislators signal they’ll reject Kelly’s tax-and-spend budget proposal

Gov. Laura Kelly’s FY 2022 budget proposal appears to be dead on arrival at the Kansas Legislature. Her record-setting $8…

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KDHE won’t talk about COVID test kits purchased from unregistered company

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment on April 7 issued a purchase order for $3.75 million worth of COVID…

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Medicaid expansion in KS could hinder federal efforts to improve health care

Passing Medicaid expansion in Kansas could hinder efforts at the federal level to create a more personalized, cost-effective health care…

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Senate Medicaid Expansion Committee meeting dates set

A special select committee of Kansas Senators is set to meet on Oct. 22 and Oct. 23 to map out…

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Senator Denning, House moderates disagree over Medicaid interim committee

The makeup of a Medicaid interim committee that will be tasked with writing expansion legislation is causing a rift between…

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Advocates admit Medicaid expansion won’t save rural hospitals

Pressed to consider the facts with emotion removed, even some strong advocates admit Medicaid expansion won’t save rural hospitals.  And…

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Commerce committee rejects David Toland nomination

A Senate Commerce committee is recommending that the Senate reject Gov. Laura Kelly’s nominee for Secretary of Commerce. A divided…

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