educationexpo

Kansas spat over education standards in limbo

A question about the legality of putting a policy statement in the Kansas budget stalled some lawmakers' efforts to block the implementation of Common Core reading and math standards in state schools.…
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Kan. Senators and Representatives comment on McConnell AFB

U.S. Senators Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) and Pat Roberts (R-Kan.), as well as Representatives Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.) and Lynn Jenkins (R-Kan.), issued the following statements today upon learning that the U.S. Air Force selected McConnell Air Force Base (AFB) as the Main Operating Base…
EPA

EPA fines Coffeyville refinery $300K

The federal government is fining a southeast Kansas refinery $300,000 for deficiencies in the company's program to curb air pollution.…
Kansas Statehouse

Kansas legislators move forward on budget

Negotiators from the Kansas House and Senate are reporting progress on approving a new state budget, with plans to send the latest House proposal to the chamber floor for a vote.…