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Missouri Congressman Billy Long answered questions at a town hall meeting Thursday night (8/27) in Joplin. He spoke on the Ir...
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach is trading barbs over social media with Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clint...
The governors of Kansas and South Carolina are threatening to sue the Obama administration if detainees from Guantanamo Bay, ...
Enough Missouri senators appear to support an unemployment bill to vote to overturn Governor Jay Nixon's veto. Sponsoring...
Missouri Republican Congressman Jason Smith says he thinks the federal Environmental Protection Agency should be eliminated.S...
Top Republican legislators are asking Kansas school districts seeking extra state aid to provide information about how they&#...
38 Kansas school districts are seeking a total of $14.8 million in additional aid from the state to address local budget ...
The Missouri House is working on new intern rules aimed at preventing sexual harassment after recent scandals led two legisla...
St. Louis businessman John Brunner is taking another shot at elected office. In 2012, he ran for US Senate, but lost the Repu...
Several Republican candidates for 2016 state offices were in Neosho Tuesday night (8/11) for the annual Newton County Republi...
President Obama continues to push hard for Congress to approve the Iran nuclear deal..and accuses some members of being on th...
When you think of government, the term "customer service" may not be the first thing you think of. Missouri Secreta...
Oklahoma Congressman Markwayne Mullin says he plans to take part in a foreign policy trip to Israel. Mullin announced in a ne...
Republican Presidential candidates squared off in a debate Thursday night (8/6). The Jasper County Republican Committee, Sout...
Oklahoma U.S. Senator James Lankford has introduced legislation that's intended to help reduce illegal drug use on tribal...
Tonight is the big night for the GOP presidential primary debate on Fox News. Senator Roy Blunt told the KZRG Morning News Wa...
Records released by the state show Kansas faced pointed questions from U.S. officials about its now-abandoned plan for a $...
Thursday night the top ten republican presidential hopefuls will take the stage in the first of a series of debates on Fox Ne...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon's decision to veto an income tax cut passed by the House and Senate did not come as a surpris...
Kansas has eliminated a $25-per-day limit on ATM withdrawals with cash assistance cards.The state Department for Children...
Joplin State Senator Ron Richard wants to be the next Missouri Senate PresidentPro Tem. The position became open last Friday ...
A Missouri state senator has left his credit union job following allegations that he made unwanted sexual advances toward Cap...
Kansas collected about $3.7 million less in taxes than it expected in July, largely because of lower-than-anticipated rev...
Missouri Senate President Pro Tem Tom Dempsey says he is resigning from office to return to the private sector and spend more...
Last Saturday (7/25), Missouri State Senator Mike Parson said he was dropping his bid to become Governor in 2016 and instead ...
The Jasper County Republicans are hosting a meet and greet with a few of the candidates running for statewide offices in Miss...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback's budget director is preparing to outline $50 million in adjustments to keep the curren...
Governor. Sam Brownback is endorsing an effort to persuade Kansas voters to remove two justices from the state Supreme Court....
Republican candidate for Missouri governor Catherine Hanaway says the penalty for selling aborted fetal remains should be a f...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback doesn't plan to be present when his administration outlines $50 million in spending cut...
Missouri's top Senate leader says state Senator Paul LeVota has submitted his resignation following allegations that he m...
U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill says Missouri state Senator Paul LeVota needs to ``seriously consider'' whether he can ...
Republican lawmakers and gubernatorial hopefuls are calling on Missouri Governor Jay Nixon to arm the National Guard after th...
Missouri Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler is not only looking forward to a third term starting in January, she's also looking...
After a deadly shooting at a military installation in Tennessee, Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin is authorizing the state's...
Another candidate hasjoinedthe race inhoping to secure the republican nomination for Missouri governor 2016. Eric Greitens, a...
Missouri Lieutenant Governor Peter Kinder has begun his campaign for Governor in 2016. The Republican has made statements cri...
Missouri Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder has announced his candidacy for governor near the scene of last year's protests in the St....
A new survey shows 63 percent of Kansas elementary students have 20 minutes or less for daily recess and only 41 percent of s...
Missouri's legislative leaders say 2015 is the year they'll rein in lavish gifts from lobbyists and unchecked campaig...
Before Missouri Secretary of State Candidate Jay Ashcroft's speaking engagement in Webb City Thursday afternoon (7/9), he...
A group of Oklahoma lawmakers has filed a constitutional amendment to remove language from the state constitution that the Su...
New Kansas campaign finance reports show Republican congresswoman Lynn Jenkins with a big fundraising lead over her Democrati...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback says he's considering proposing a new religious objections law for Kansas following the U.S...
A Missouri House Republican says he intends to seek articles of impeachment against Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon.Nick Marshall, ...
Missouri would hold its 2016 presidential primaries on March 15 of that year under legislation advanced by the state House.Th...
Oklahoma Speaker of the House Jeff Hickman is joining the growing chorus of Republican legislators demanding action after the...
Kansas Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins met with supporters inColumbus Tuesday morning to talk abouttheir biggest concerns in the n...
Missouri's military service personnel will be getting something that other federal employees won't be getting: a pay ...
An attorney for four Kansas school districts says they and their students won a big victory when a court ruled that key parts...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback is criticizing a U.S. Supreme Court decision upholding a key portion of the federal health over...
The Center for Reproductive Rights says it's relieved that a judge has blocked a new law banning a common second-trimeste...
The director responsible for managing Missouri's roughly $26 billion budget is retiring this summer.Governor Jay Nixo...
A symbol of southern pride, or one of racism? There's a lot of debate about the Confederate Flag, following a new push to...
Polls are opening at county election boards across Oklahoma for the first of three days of early voting ahead of Tuesday'...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has said he wants to tie school funding to student performance.The Wichita Eagle reports that B...
Kansas legislators aren't quite done with their work for the year because they inadvertently enacted two conflicting vers...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback's office says federal prosecutors have brought no charges after completing their investigat...
Supporters of medical marijuana in Kansas have joined two Democratic state lawmakers at a Statehouse rally in favor of a bill...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has signed bills raising sales and cigarette taxes to balance the state's next budget.The R...
Kansas legislators have approved increases in sales and cigarette taxes to erase a budget deficit and avert deep spending cut...
There are some concerned that the "Obamatrade" legislation up for vote in the US House tomorrow would open the door...
A Missouri lawmaker who sided with Republicans on tax cuts is leaving the Democratic Party to become an independent.State Rep...
A former official at Pittsburg State University faces a year and a half in federal prison after pleading guilty to wire fraud...
The Missouri Legislature has ordered the State Department of Elementary andSecondary Education to end its ties with a company...
Missouri Congressman Billy Long is hacked off that federal government computers have been hacked, possibly by China and/or Ru...
Missouri lawmakers and state elected officials likely will be getting a pay raise.Legislative efforts to prevent the raise st...
Kansas legislators have drafted a new plan for raising taxes to close a budget shortfall that's similar to one the Senate...
A subpoena obtained by The Associated Press shows a federal grand jury is looking into loans made to Kansas Gov. Sam Brownbac...
Next month's dedication of the new Joplin High School and Franklin Tech will have two VIPs: Vice President Joe Biden and ...
Supporters of a ban on texting while driving in Oklahoma are renewing their push for more restrictions ahead of the 2015 legi...
Oklahoma Congressman Jim Bridenstine of Tulsa is vowing not to vote to re-elect U.S. House Speaker John Boehner, criticizing ...
Kansas Gubernatorial candidate Paul Davis is on the defensive over disclosures that he was inside a southeast Kansas strip cl...
Press release from Schweich campaign:Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich today in St. Louis (1/28) announced his candidacy for Miss...
If you live in Redings Mill, personal bank loans, dentists bills, utilities, and other expenses of Mayor Jimmy Brown might ha...
Three initiative petitions to increase Missouri's minimum wage have been approved for circulation. Secretary of State Jas...
Some Kansas GOP state senators say they would consider taking an unpaid break after failing to agree on tax proposals after d...
A state senator who says he was trying to protect law enforcement has instead come under fire from people who think he's ...
Kansas legislators have approved a $131 million budget for the state court system for the fiscal year beginning July 1 to...
Some Missouri lawmakers are concerned the state isn't doing enough to prevent an Ebola outbreak.At a public forum with st...
He's no longer Missouri Southern's interim president. Dr. Alan Marble was named MSSU's permanent president Tuesda...
Kansas legislators have given final approval to a bill requiring lobbyists to disclose whether any of their activities are fi...
The Democratic leader in the Oklahoma House is joining a growing chorus of state legislators asking Governor Mary Fallin to c...
A bill that would put new restrictions on people who get welfare benefits passed its first round in the Missouri Senate. The ...
A Missouri lawmaker plans to push for aconstitutional amendment to limit the governor's power to cut the budget.Gov. Jay ...
The Oklahoma Senate has approved legislation designed to address Oklahoma's escalating domestic violence issues.The Senat...
A Kansas House member has introduced a bill that would reduce the number of court reporters in the state and replace them wit...
It was four years ago today (5/22/15) that an EF-5 tornado tore through Joplin, destroying hundreds of buildings and killing ...
Before this morning's (November 14) vote on the Keystone Pipeline, Missouri Congressman Billy Long appeared on the KZRG M...
Republican leaders in the GOP-dominated Kansas Senate have cancelled a debate over raising taxes to close a state budget shor...
Missouri U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill has canceled a planned trip to France for D-Day events because her husband is ill.McCa...
A Missouri state senator is calling for Governor Jay Nixon to resign for ``failed leadership'' during the protests in...
Kansas collected $1.6 million more in taxes than anticipated in July, breaking a streak of monthly shortfalls in collecti...
The House has advanced a bill that would give Kansas' secretary of state the power to prosecute election fraud.The chambe...
Missouri Senator Roy Blunt is among those in Washington who aren't supporting President Obama's desire to attack Syri...
Missouri Congresswoman Vicki Hartzler has filed paperwork to run for re-election. The 4th District Republican tells News Talk...
A Republican-led Missouri House wants Governor Jay Nixon gone. They'll be holding a hearing today to discuss impeaching t...
A group of Missouri lawmakers looking into downsizing state government is holding a hearing in Joplin this week. Representati...
Republican leaders in the Oklahoma House and Senate have reached agreement with Governor Mary Fallin on a roughly $7.1 bi...
Missouri House Speaker Tim Jones says lawmakers may take matters into their own hands in an attempt to defend the state's...
An Oklahoma Senate committee has passed legislation that would limit federal control over Common Core standards for math and ...
Missouri House members have narrowly approved legislation moving the state's primary elections to June.Primaries for Cong...
Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin has called on President Barack Obama to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline th...
Legislation to build the Keystone XL oil pipeline is now on President Obama's desk. The President has repeatedly said he&...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback uses a private email address to communicate with staff, raising concerns about the availability...
Kansas House Republicans have outlined a plan that fully funds aid to poor school districts but ties the money to policy chan...
The Missouri Senate has quit early on this final day of its session (Friday 5/15), causing the demise of numerous bills. Sena...
Missouri House members have ended their work for the annual legislative session after sending more than 30 bills to the gover...
Two Republican state representatives are proposing a constitutional amendment that would guarantee the right to hunt, fish an...
Now that right to work legislation has passed in the Missouri House, will it get through the Senate? Webb City State Represen...
Missouri Republicans have chosen House Majority Leader Todd Richardson to take over the chamber's top spot following the ...
The Missouri Legislature has ground to a halt with just one day remaining in its session because of a scandal involving the H...
Missouri state representatives are speaking out on the state's latest scandal involving House Speaker John Diehl and some...
A detective in suburban St. Louis says Investigators are closing their probe into former Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich's ...
Missouri Senate Republicans have used a rare procedural motion to shut down debate and pass a ``right-to-work'' measu...
Gov. Sam Brownback is preparing to propose the state pick up the additional cost of providing all-day kindergarten in Kansas ...
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is warning of a scam related to the partial shutdown of the federal government.Pruitt ...
Opponents of a right-to-work measure packed the Capitol halls as Missouri's Republican leaders pushed to send the measure...
A new report shows Missouri revenues are lagging behind growth projections as the state enters the final two months of its bu...
Some Kansas lawmakers want to keep some money from being transferred away from transportation projects amid the state budget ...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has signed a $26 billion operating budget for next fiscal year that had been passed by the Le...
Missouri Senate Majority Leader Ron Richard says he plans to bring up right-to-work and voter photo ID measures as the Legisl...
Legislation making Oklahoma the fourth state in the nation to require women to wait at least 72 hours before receiving an abo...
Kansas lawmakers are considering increasing the state sales tax as the Legislature gathers proposals to close a looming budge...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has vetoed a measure that would cut the weeks of unemployment benefits available to workers who l...
45 months is all the time the MissouriHouse and Senateagrees a person should need to get back on their feet and become self-s...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback says he'll join Florida Governor Rick Scott's lawsuit against the Obama administration ...
The American Hospital Association has disclosed spending $212,000 on television advertisements praising Kansas Senator Pa...
Governor Mary Fallin is criticizing the federal courts for allowing gay marriage in Oklahoma, saying the decision by the U.S....
Volunteers across the nation are being shown gratitude by the mayors in the communities in which they serve as part of a Mayo...
Governor Sam Brownback says recent changes in how Kansas Court of Appeals judges are chosen have led to a more democratic pro...
The Oklahoma House has passed legislation that would make Oklahoma the fourth state in the nation to require women to wait at...
Several hundred advocates and disabled Kansas residents have rallied at the Statehouse for preserving spending on social serv...
A measure to raise the gas tax to fund transportation in Missouri is moving forward after a narrow vote in the Senate.Senator...
A plan to use up to $50 million in bonds to fund a new home for veterans in Missouri may head to Missouri voters to decid...
Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin is planning to tour Army barracks at Fort Sill where hundreds of immigrant children are being h...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon says he has concerns about a bill that would triple the amount of time Missouri women must wait f...
Missouri Supreme Court judges say the state Department of Revenue went too far to tax a fitness club.The high court on Tuesda...
Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt is telling legislators that defending a new anti-abortion law in court could cost the s...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has vetoed legislation that would have required a 72-hour waiting period for women seeking aborti...
If the American public wants action on the IRS scandal, it will take a Republican Congress. So says Missouri Congressman Bill...
The lone Democrat to vote for a Missouri income tax cut says he is reconsidering his support because of concerns raised by Go...
During his visit to Kansas City on Wedensday, President Obama told Republicans to "stop hating" and work with him o...
The names of Democratic candidates will appear first on the ballot in November's general election in Oklahoma.Oklahoma El...
The woman who wants to be the next lieutenant governor of Kansas was in Galena this afternoon. Jill Docking is a financial ad...
Kansas is expected to increase taxes to close a budget shortfall, but Republicans who control the Legislature don't yet a...
Kansas smokers are upset about plans to sharply increase the cigarette tax to help fill a budget hole. Governor Sam Brownback...
Washburn University and The Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla is among a dozen campuses added to the gro...
The Missouri Legislature has passed a $26 billion spending plan for next fiscal year.The budget approved Thursday (3/23) ...
Former First Lady Laura Bush will be in the area Wednesday night (4/22/15), giving a speech at Pittsburg State University at ...
"That's OK, we're going to do a tax cut anyway."Missouri Senate Majority Leader Ron Richard responding to G...
The latest campaign finance reports show Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin has topped more than $3 million in contributions t...
Democratic leaders in the Oklahoma Senate plan to pitch their tent on the Capitol lawn overnight to welcome rallying teachers...
Oklahoma Republican U.S. Senator Jim Inhofe vowed that legislation for building the Keystone XL Pipeline ``will see the light...
The Democratic candidate in the U.S. Senate race in Kansas had ended his campaign.Democrat Chad Taylor had been running again...
Missouri voters will have five state constitutional amendments on the August 5th ballot. Amendment one would guarantee the ri...
This past Sunday (Oct. 19), President Obama made headlines for a campaign appearance in Maryland. Not for anything he said, b...
A Missouri House Republican wants to impeach Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon over his order that the state accept joint tax returns...
Records show late Republican Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich's campaign for governor has returned more than $400,000 to...
Oklahoma has become the first state in the U.S. to allow the use of nitrogen gas in carrying out executions.Governor Mary Fal...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has signed a bill authorizing $1 billion in bonds to bolster Kansas' pension system for...
Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts says U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius should resign over problems with the ...
Gov. Jay Nixon says Missouri voters should have another chance to vote on gay marriage and that he would vote to allow such u...
Missouri lawmakers have passed a budget that would restore Medicaid benefits cut a decade ago and boost spending on public ed...
Should he stay or should he go? That's the question everyone's asking about Veterans Adminstration Secretary Eric Shi...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has signed a bill that specifies several dozen items poor families will not be able to buy with...
A proposal to raise Missouri's fuel tax for the first time in two decades appears unlikely to move forward this session d...
Lawmakers have passed legislation that would cut the amount of time Missourians can receive welfare benefits.The House on Thu...
It could be this week that President Obama issues an executive order on immigration reform. Missouri Congressman Billy Long t...
Missouri senators have voted to override Gov. Jay Nixon's veto of a bill creating a training program for teachers to carr...
The Oklahoma Senate has overwhelmingly approved a $7.1 billion budget bill that funds state government for the fiscal yea...
The Kansas House has given first-round approval to a bill that would bring the state into a compact with other states hoping ...
Papers have been filed to impeach Missouri Governor Jay Nixon. Representative Mike Moon of Ash Grove filed the articles of im...
Should the Mayor of Joplin be elected by the public? That's a question the Charter Review Commission asked the public, an...
A Missouri amendment creating a constitutional right to farm has prevailed after a recount. The Secretary of State's offi...
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has blocked expenditures for all 47 budget items on which lawmakers overrode his line-item vetoes.Nix...
Area Republicans dined Saturday night at the groups annual Lincoln Day dinner. Several Missouri lawmakers addressed those in ...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback is criticizing the federal government's decision to place the lesser prairie chicken on a l...
The public would get to decide if the Oklahoma Legislature should dedicate every other year exclusively to writing a budget u...
A bill that makes it easier for children to advance to the fourth grade even if they may not be reading at grade level will b...
Legislation that would authorize liquor stores to sell refrigerated, high-point beer has been approved by the Oklahoma House....
A Missouri House panel has once again rejected Gov. Jay Nixon's call to expand Medicaid for about 300,000 people.The Hous...
Finance reports show Democratic Attorney General Chris Koster has more than $3 million on hand to spend for his campaign ...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback is preparing to sign welfare legislation restricting how poor families can spend cash assistanc...
A Kansas House committee has drafted a plan for expanding the state's Medicaid program for the poor and disabled in line ...
A state lawmaker who is one of two doctors in the Oklahoma Legislature is asking Gov. Mary Fallin to declare a state of catas...
The Missouri Senate has defeated an attempt to expand Medicaid eligibility to several hundred thousand lower-income adults.Th...
The state House has postponed a debate on whether Kansas should join a compact of states seeking to exempt themselves from th...
Don't override my vetos. That was Missouri Governor Jay Nixon's message to state lawmakers Thursday ahead of next wee...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon is making $15 million available to help people cope with rising propane prices. The funds wou...
The Missouri House has passed a $26.6 billion state budget that ties the amount of an increase in funding for public scho...
There's a new Missouri state auditor. Governor Jay Nixon Tuesday (4/14) appointed Nicole Galloway, the Boone County treas...
He says it's fiscally irresponsible. Missouri Governor Jay Nixon is criticizing an income tax cut plan endorsed by a Sena...
U.S. Senator Roy Blunt says there are no federal solutions to many problems confronting governments.The Republican lawmaker s...
Site selection officials for the 2016 Republican National Convention were impressed with Kansas City's ability to raise n...
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon's administration has been paying its dues to the National Governors Association with money intend...
People are finding the Affordable Care Act isn't necessarily affordable. Missouri Congressman Billy Long told the KZRG Mo...
Oklahoma has become the second state to ban a common second-trimester abortion procedure that critics describe as dismemberin...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon's supplemental spending request for the current fiscal year is moving forward in the Legislat...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has vetoed or frozen more than $1.1 billion of spending in Missouri's next budget, citing...
A Civil War veteran has been buried with his family in Carthage in a ceremony that included re-enactors and the sounds of a c...
Former Missouri House Speaker Catherine Hanaway was in Carthage last night, speaking to the Jasper County Republicans. Hanawa...
Missouri's lieutenant governor would be responsible for filling positions in state agencies and boards if the governor do...
A bill that would have put Missouri law above federal gun control laws almost got past Governor Nixon's veto. The state S...
Governor Jay Nixon is renewing his push to expand Missouri's Medicaid health care program to cover more lower-income adul...
Get ready for talk about funding the federal government. The government will run out of money on December 11th. Missouri Cong...
Two Missouri Senate leaders are explaining why they voted against an override of Governor Jay Nixon's veto of a controver...
Voters in Jasper County didn't turn out in large numbers Tuesday, but those who did said "no" to a use tax. The...
A Kansas House committee has approved a bill eliminating a projected state budget deficit by relying more on moving money aro...
Oklahoma lawmakers have approved a ban on a common second-trimester abortion procedure that critics describe as dismembering ...
Missouri lawmakers have overridden Governor Jay Nixon's veto of a bill exempting some local elections from partisan requi...
The Missouri Senate committee held a public hearing today to discuss three different tax-cutting bills. Two were proposed by ...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback says he's going to cut nearly $45 million in funding for public schools and higher educ...
Governor Sam Brownback has signed legislation making Kansas the first state to ban a common second-trimester abortion procedu...
The Kansas House has given first-round approval to a bill eliminating a projected shortfall of more than $330 million in ...
Kansas legislators have approved a stop-gap plan for erasing most of a predicted shortfall in the state's current budget ...
Columbus won't have a city manager running its government. On Tuesday, voters decided against changing the city's gov...
Missouri House members have endorsed the first change in Missouri's income tax brackets since the Great Depression.A bill...
Billy Long has a challenger for Missouri's 7th District US House seat. Jim Evans, who opposed Long two years ago, is runn...
The Republican-led Missouri House has rejected a Democratic attempt to expand the state's Medicaid health care program fo...
A state elections board has rejected a claim that U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts is not truly a Kansas resident, allowing him to seek ...
Missouri Congressman Billy Long is among the critics of the deal the US brokered with Iran over nuclear development."It&...
Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich is accusing Governor Jay Nixon of violating the state constitution by making budget cuts in 201...
Oklahoma Congressman James Lankford won Tuesday's Republican primary for US Senate. He'll challenge the winner of a r...
Registered Democrats still outnumber Republicans in Oklahoma, but the latest statistics show the GOP continues to close the g...
State universities in Kansas could not increase tuition for two years under a proposal drafted by legislators negotiating ove...
Governor Sam Brownback plans to sign a bill allowing Kansas residents to carry concealed firearms without a permit.The Govern...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.—House Republican leaders wasted no time pursuing their agenda Monday, using the first legislative h...
Oklahoma's newly elected Superintendent of Public Instruction is unveiling a new five-year plan to give Oklahoma teachers...
Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers would get a pay increase of as much as 20 percent under a bill that has passed unanimously i...
Now there are two Republicans running for Missouri Governor next year. Auditor Tom Schweich made his campaign official on a s...
A new book says Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill was put on Hillary Clinton's "enemies list" when McCaskill en...
Friday's (3/27) announcement that Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid would notrun for re-election in 2016 was good news fo...
Kansas Republican legislators are weighing the political risks of voting on legislation allowing supermarkets to sell stronge...
Top Kansas Democratic lawmakers are criticizing Republican Governor Sam Brownback's budget proposals.Senate Minority Lead...
With President Obama set to announce executive action on immigration tonight, Missouri US Senator Roy Blunt spoke on the Sena...
Kansas Revenue Secretary Nick Jordan says June's tax collections missed estimates by $28 million, pushing the shortfa...
Duquesne Mayor Denny White was asked to resign by the City Council Monday night. Last night, he gave his answer: "No com...
Dozens of Kansans have rallied at the Statehouse in favor of gay rights and to protest legislation that they argued would enc...
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says any ``discussion of tax cuts is a nonstarter'' until lawmakers first take steps to curb ...
The Oklahoma State Department of Health says a virus causing respiratory illness in children has been confirmed in Oklahoma.T...
The Humane Society of the United States is suing Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt over an investigation into the organi...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has promised to sign legislation to ban a procedure used to terminate hundreds of pregnancies i...
Democrats in the Missouri House are proposing to cut income taxes for lower- to middle-income individuals and raise them for ...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon is touting the state's central location and AAA credit rating during a trade mission to Italy...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon is asking for $25 million for higher education next fiscal year.But $13 million would be ...
The top-ranking official in the Missouri House says he plans to appoint a bipartisan committee to look into the fatal police ...
Oklahoma state legislators who earn $38,400 annually plus benefits and expenses won't be getting a raise any time soo...
Northeast OK Congressman Markwayne Mullin says he is unequivocally opposed to U.S. involvement in the Syrian conflict, includ...
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is meeting with the parents of Michael Brown, the 18-year-old fatally shot by a police offi...
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