Governor Sam Brownback and conservative Republican majorities in the Legislature are re-shaping policy and politics in Kansas. They've cut taxes and liberalized gun laws. They've also tried to block federal health reform and new “common core” education standards. The sweeping nature of their agenda is virtually unprecedented according to several political scientists who shared their views at a recent roundtable discussion at Washburn University. Jim McLean of the KHI News Service has more.
You can hear the entire panel discussion recorded at Washburn University this weekend on KPR. Tune in to KPR Presents, Sunday night at 8, to hear what the pundits have to say about the state of politics in Kansas. That's KPR Presents... Sunday night at 8.