Tag: Sen. Caryn Tyson

The uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus pandemic means lawmakers must hurry through their key priorities in case the legislative session is abruptly disrupted. Local legislators — Sen. Caryn Tyson of Parker, Rep. Kent Thompson of LaHarpe…

In the early months of the coronavirus pandemic, Sen. Caryn Tyson, 12th District, emerged as a leading GOP voice championing efforts to limit the governor’s emergency powers. Though some question the timing as partisan —…

Iola’s David Toland was deemed unfit by members of a Senate Commerce Committee as the next Secretary of Commerce. They hung their hats on three reasons: His public support for the expansion of Medicaid, his…