Senate Foreign Relations Committee members Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., left, and Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., right, arrive on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 27, 2014, for a Senate vote on the Ukraine Aid Bill. The Senate approved the legislation by voice vote Thursday at the same time the House was passing a different version on a 399-19 vote.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Congress backs bills to aid Ukraine

In a show of solidarity with President Barack Obama, Congress spoke with one voice Thursday against Russia's annexation of Crimea, overwhelm…

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Beatty Chat: Party Switching

On Tuesday March 25, 2014, Governor Sam Brownback signed into law House Bill 22, a bill making it harder for voters to switch their party re…