Kansas Governor

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January 16, 2019 - 6:43 am
Missouri House members voted Tuesday against protecting staff from being fired for being lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender. House members in a voice vote rejected the proposed change to House internal rules. Kansas City Democratic Rep. Greg Razer is gay and pushed for the change. He says that...
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July 11, 2018 - 4:39 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Republican candidates for Kansas governor are differing on whether the state should encourage public schools to allow teachers to be armed to stop shootings. Secretary of State Kris Kobach said Tuesday that he supports arming teachers because schools need "a good guy with a gun...
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Jeff Colyer stands with his left hand on three Bibles with his right hand raised, smiling for the cameras before he takes the oath of office on Wednesday
January 31, 2018 - 4:55 pm
Republican Jeff Colyer has been sworn in as the new Kansas governor. Colyer took the oath of office Wednesday in a Statehouse ceremony after former GOP Gov. Sam Brownback resigned. Brownback stepped down to become U.S. ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom. Colyer was Brownback's...
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