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Thursday, July 30th

The plan relies on federal dollars to offset state money.

Budget Director Shawn Sullivan outlines the budget changes. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)
Thursday, July 30th

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback's administration is outlining nearly $63 million in adjustments to the state's current budget.  

Thursday, July 30th

The contract to upgrade electronic health records at U.S. military hospitals and clinics is worth more than $4 billion.

Thursday, July 30th

Three men in Topeka face federal firearms charges, as authorities crack-down on gang-related violence in the capital city.

Thursday, July 30th

Kansas City is hoping it will be chosen to receive a federal grant that could help revitalize a neighborhood around Independence Avenue.

Thursday, July 30th

Here's a summary of the day's Kansas news headlines from the Associated Press.

Democratic Rep. Jim Ward (right) speaks to Republican Rep. John Barker before the meeting. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)
Wednesday, July 29th

The committee rejected a request to look for problems in the foster care system.

Kansas Statehouse (Photo by J. Schafer)
Wednesday, July 29th

UPDATE: The request to audit the state's foster care system has been denied by a legislative committee. 


Wednesday, July 29th

Thousands of Kansas public school teachers have left their jobs since last year.

Wednesday, July 29th

Douglas County District Judge Peggy Carr Kittel sent a letter last week to regional DCF officials asking whether the agency intends to allow only married couples to serve as foster parents.

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