Archive for Friday, April 4, 2014

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Kansas lawmakers avoiding big abortion debate
April 4, 2014
Top Republican legislators are blocking a debate in Kansas on banning most abortions early in pregnancy while engineering passage of a bill to make technical changes in anti-abortion laws.
Kansas Senate votes to defund Common Core
April 4, 2014
The Kansas Senate voted overwhelmingly Thursday night to prohibit schools from spending money to implement the Common Core standards for reading and math.
Six Bulldogs chosen to Frontier League post-season teams
April 4, 2014
Baldwin High School senior guard Katie Jones was selected to the Frontier League First-Team basketball team, while five other Bulldogs made the second team or were honorable mention.
Kansas House advances ‘clean’ schools bill as session winds down
April 4, 2014
Late Thursday, the House Appropriations Committee approved a $129 million school finance plan that authors of the bill said would require approximately $51 million in new funds, presumably from the state’s reserves.