Hensley remembers good and bad from 44-year legislative career

Hosted By: Tim Carpenter - December 28, 2020


After 44 years at the state Capitol, 2020 will be the last for Sen. Anthony Hensley, a Topeka Democrat. The longest-tenured legislator, who took office in 1977, has worked with 10 different governors and around 150 different state senators.

On the Kansas Reflector podcast, senior reporter Tim Carpenter sits down with Hensley to reflect on his career — highlights, lowlights and everything in between.

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Anthony Hensley

Kansas state Senator, Topeka Democrat

Tim Carpenter

senior reporter, Kansas Reflector