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SALINA, Kan. (AP) — Former Kansas Lt. Governor Tracey Mann says he plans to run for the state’s 1st District seat in Congress. Mann, who was lieutenant governor for former Gov. Jeff Colyer, announced his…

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Laura Kelly’s administration is canceling two no-bid contracts valued at more than $110 million that were negotiated by Kansas Revenue Department officials from previous administrations. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports the…

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas has terminated grants to two nonprofit agencies for services for troubled families and plans to renegotiate the grant terms to four agencies for services for foster children, Democratic Gov. Laura…

More than 17,000 government employees in Kansas now have paid parental leave, under an executive order signed Wednesday by Gov. Jeff Colyer. The order creates a policy that all state employees under the governor’s jurisdiction…

Truth, it’s said, is the first casualty of war. That helps explain why combat metaphors so often get applied to political campaigns. The battlefield of the Kansas governor’s race bears out the maxim. Even when…

In eight days, GOP voters will choose their nominee for governor, and it’s an intriguing four-person race. No, not the Colyer, Kobach, Barnett, Selzer contest, although those names are on the ballot, along with a…