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Senate bill positions Kansas to become nation’s HQ for alternative investment...

TOPEKA — Kansas could become a hub of a specialized investment trust that would allow for the state to put money into rural opportunity...

Six-state fitness club kingpin aims tax-inequity allegations at Kansas nonprofits

Passage by Kansas lawmakers of a property tax exemption for for-profit fitness clubs is a tough sell even with GOP's business-friendly mindset.

On heels of $285 million income tax cut, Kansas faces $359...

Kansas Legislature, Gov. Laura Kelly grapple with bill slashing income taxes and projected $360 million state tax deduction from PPP loans.

Kansas attorney general joins lawsuit to break chilling effect on state...

Kansas attorney general joins federal lawsuit challenging action by Congress to prohibit use of COVID-19 stimulus aid to cut state taxes.

Kansas GOP-controlled legislative council spikes Kelly’s refreshed mask mandate

Kansas Senate president considers Gov. Kelly's reissuance of mask mandate an April Fool's joke; Legislature intends to spike her order.

Biden pairs ‘down payment’ on climate crisis with rebuilding infrastructure

The sprawling $2 trillion infrastructure and jobs proposal President Joe Biden laid out Wednesday in Pennsylvania includes significant spending to address climate change, providing...

Kelly signs speedy-trial suspension bill, three other measures

Gov. Laura Kelly signs into law a two-year suspension of Kansas' speedy-trial statute given criminal case backlog tied to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Biden to unveil $2T plan to rebuild infrastructure, create jobs, move...

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Wednesday in Pennsylvania will unveil a nearly $2 trillion infrastructure package to rebuild highways and bridges, along with...

House declines to bet on sports gambling bill described as breach...

Kansas House rejects sports gambling bill portrayed a potential breach of contract by state with casino managers.

Unemployment system overhaul bill receives initial approval by Kansas Senate

TOPEKA — The Kansas Senate gave initial approval Tuesday to a bill aimed at overhauling the state’s maligned and outdated unemployment system. The legislation would...

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