TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) Democrat Laura Kellys top priorities as Kansas new governor arise from her work as a state lawmaker and a decade as one of the Legislatures key players on budget issues.
Kelly, formerly a veteran state senator from Topeka, has an agenda that includes boosting spending on public schools and expanding the states Medicaid health coverage for the needy.
A look at Kellys priorities as governor and her history:
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