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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...
Missouri Lt. Governor Peter Kinder is not happy with how Governor Jay Nixon has been handling the situation in Ferguson. Kind...
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...
After Missouri Governor Jay Nixon vetoed two pro-life bills in this year's legislative session, that was overwhelmingly s...
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...
To say Missouri State Representative Bill White is disappointed in House Speaker John Diehl would be an understatement."...
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...
The Missouri Senate will now have a chance to consider stopping unions in the state from collecting fees from non-members. Th...
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...
Miss Kansas Theresa Vail says she wants to break the stereotype that women with visible tattoos don't compete in pageants...
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 ...
The City of Neosho is one step closer to moving the council's code of ethics into the city charter. The council met last ...
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...
Republican Governor Mary Fallin and Democratic challenger Joe Dorman sparred over education and health care as the two faced ...
Former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin was in Joplin Thursday..and not to talk politics. Palin was the gue...
Oklahoma lawmakers could bring home a smaller paycheck, work less and even see their numbers cut by a third under a few of th...
A Republican donor from Joplin has revised his recollection of a comment that he says the state GOP chairman made against an ...
President Obama will be dealing with a Republican Congress for the last two years of his administration. Republicans have gai...
A Civil War veteran whose cremated remains went unclaimed for more than a century will be buried next month with his family i...
The Oklahoma State Department of Health reports three more deaths due to influenza to raise the total number this flu season ...
Texas Governor Rick Perry is in Missouri helping unveil a new nonprofit group focusing on job creation through low-tax state ...
Missouri House Speaker Tim Jones is forming an investigatory committee after a report that Chris Koster was one of several st...
Kansas education leaders fear a new revenue forecast requiring the state to make $278 million in cuts for the current fis...
Tuesday's (11/18) Keystone Pipeline vote in the US Senate needed one more vote to pass. It needed 60 to advance to the Pr...
Missouri Congressman Billy Long was among those who voted to retain John Boehner as Speaker of the House. Long tells News Tal...
Is the federal government trying to stop money-laundering...or trying to stop businesses the Obama administration doesn't...
Kansas lawmakers are considering a bill that would toughen punishments for hate crimes.Democratic Senator David Haley spoke i...
With sliding oil prices expected to deepen a $300 million hole in next year's budget, Oklahoma lawmakers will have to...
The U.S. Supreme Court today (2/24/15) said the state of Nebraska “recklessly” overused Republican River water in...
The Kansas House has approved a bill closing most of a projected $344 million shortfall in the state's current budget...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback's budget proposals call for more than $15 billion in total spending for the current and...
Missouri representatives are closer to limiting the length of jobless benefits to as few as 13 weeks, based on the overall ra...
More of the same. That's how Missouri Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler summed up President Obama's State of the Union spe...
The mayor of Ferguson says he tried in vain to get the National Guard deployed in his town as people burned and looted buildi...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has rescinded a former governor's order barring discrimination against gays and lesbians in...
A national group's push to redefine and outlaw a procedure commonly used in second trimester abortions is advancing in Ka...
The Kansas Democratic Party has suspended its communications director over an online posting deriding three southeast Kansas ...
Kansas records show that the Democratic U.S. Senate nominee seeking to get his name off the ballot is the only candidate sinc...
The Kansas Supreme Court has ordered the state to remove U.S. Senate Democratic nominee Chad Taylor's name from the ballo...
President Obama has been getting some criticism for apparently downplaying the impact of the proposed Keystone Oil Pipeline p...
Former Oklahoma state Sen. William Schuelein has died at his home in Miami at age 86.Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation S...
Missouri's Republican legislative leaders are hitting back against Democratic Governor Jay Nixon in a battle over state b...
Governor Jay Nixon has vetoed legislation that would have closed records of waste and fraud reported to the Missouri lieutena...
Missouri's Show Me Heroes program helps find work for veterans. They're going to have a hiring event in Joplin on May...
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is warning about tax and rebate scams as the deadline nears to file personal income ta...
Kansas senators have approved a budget that completes spending for state agencies for 2015, including bonuses for state worke...
A bill has passed the Missouri House for a proposed Constitutional Amendment that would establish a fundamental right for par...
A Democratic lawmaker from suburban St. Louis has been removed from several Missouri House committees after he sided with Rep...
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach's proposal to give his office the power to prosecute election fraud cases has won t...
The budget bill that passed Congress includes cuts for military pensions, including those of disabled veterans. Missouri Sena...
While Republicans are optimistic about regaining control of the US Senate in next month's elections, some people wonder i...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has vetoed legislation that would have limited who may work as a health insurance guide for a new...
Former Oklahoma House Speaker T.W. Shannon is touting the endorsement of Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas in Shannon...
Missouri Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler is among those pleased with Monday's Supreme Court ruling that allows some corporat...
There seems to be a great deal of interest in the House hearings on the IRS targeting of conservative groups. But Missouri US...
A new report shows Missouri's unemployment rate dipped slightly last month while the state lost 3,100 nonfarm jobs.The st...
A tentative deal has been struck on lingering issues in the Kansas budget, moving legislators closer to concluding the 2014 s...
More than 200 opponents of the Common Core education standards for math and English are rallying at the Oklahoma Capitol and ...
Republican Governor Sam Brownback and his Democratic challenger, Paul Davis, have laid out their positions on education, taxe...
People still have questions and concerns about Ebola. Missouri Congressman Billy Long told the KZRG Morning Newswatch there a...
Governor Jay Nixon says he is leaning toward opposing an August ballot measure that would amend the Missouri Constitution to ...
In the Kansas Governor's race, Democratic challenger Paul Davis has raised more in contributions this year than Republica...
A delegation of about 20 Kenyan government officials are to visit Oklahoma City for a training and exchange program on politi...
An Oklahoma congressman is criticizing a proposed media tour of a facility at Fort Sill where hundreds of mostly teenage immi...
A Republican-led Missouri House panel has wrapped up a hearing on measures seeking to impeach Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon witho...
It's back to work for Congress. Missouri 4th District Republican Vicky Hartzler tells News Talk KZRG she met with constit...
The Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate in Kansas must remain on the November ballot even though he wants to withdraw ag...
Some Washington lawmakers are pushing for a government shutdown over the push to de-fund Obamacare, but several of them from ...
The Democratic candidate in Kansas' Senate race is asking the state Supreme Court to remove his name from the ballot, a m...
Republicans and Democrats are joining together to override Governor Jay Nixon's vetoes of millions of dollars of spending...
Legislation aimed at spurring growth in Missouri's dairy industry is heading to the governor's desk.The Senate on Thu...
Kansas officials are projecting that the state will collect nearly $178 million more in revenues than previously thought ...
A prominent Republican donor from Joplin says the Missouri Republican Party chairman had made negative comments about the rel...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has created a new government agency to help low-income and minority families. Nixon signed an exe...
Kansas education commissioner Diane DeBacker says she will be sending a ``friendly'' letter to the state Republican P...
A new report says Kansas collected $4 million less in taxes than expected in August.The Department of Revenue said Friday...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has vetoed legislation allowing specially trained teachers to carry concealed guns in public scho...
The Oklahoma Supreme Court has ruled that a bill passed last session to cut the state's personal income tax and provide &...
One of the issues in next month's Missouri election would limit a governor's power to withhold items from the state b...
Monday's Joplin City Council meeting ended Melodee Colbert-Kean's two year term as the city's mayor. In her final...
A House panel reversed a decision made last week and decided to fully restore Governor Sam Brownback's request to use mil...
Missouri House members have approved legislation barring state or local officials from adopting policies that infringe upon p...
Nine new flu-related deaths are being reported in Oklahoma, including one in Ottawa County.The Oklahoma State Department of H...
Republican leaders in the Kansas House are proposing a new measure to satisfy a state Supreme Court ruling to increase fundin...
The Republican-led Missouri Legislature has passed legislation that would task groups of parents and educators with writing n...
A Missouri state senator says the Enivronmental Protection Agency is going too far. The EPA is funding a study on propane gri...
A new Missouri House committee will look into allegations of a hostile work environment in the Agriculture Department.House S...
Missouri House Republicans are sticking together this year in their quest to enact an income tax cut. Today the House passed ...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback says challenges facing Kansas can be resolved only by strengthening families and changing the c...
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