<![CDATA[Government & Politics News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/ The Kansas City Star newspaper and KansasCity.com in Kansas City, MO bring you Government & Politics news stories and articles. en-us Copyright 2014 The Kansas City Star Thu, 05 Jun 2014 16:02:55 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Thu, 05 Jun 2014 16:02:55 CDT Government & Politics 60 Campaign money pours into race for rural Missouri judge http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3214179.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:53:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3214179.html Kansas City is working on a settlement with ride-sharing service Lyft http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3274103.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:43:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3274103.html Prosecutor of brothers in Wichita quadruple murder case slams ad by Gov. 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Sam Brownback’s Kansas tax policy seems shifty http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article3163500.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:19:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article3163500.html A Republican Senate would give more clout to Kansas, shift it in Missouri http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3077655.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 19:57:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3077655.html AP-GfK Poll: Public wants tighter Ebola screening http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article3265470.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:27:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article3265470.html US increases security, though no threats cited http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3299398.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:27:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3299398.html Blackwater guards found guilty in Iraq shootings http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3223176.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:27:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3223176.html Man apprehended after jumping White House fence http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3311938.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:27:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3311938.html Senate Democrats return to Ky. race with TV ads http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3259435.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:27:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3259435.html Texas' Davis says she would welcome Obama visit http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3309885.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:27:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3309885.html Senator blasts CIA for censoring 'torture' report http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3306353.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:27:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3306353.html White House says immigration plans not final yet http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3220330.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:27:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3220330.html Goofy dinosaur blends Barney and Jar Jar Binks http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3227713.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:12:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3227713.html Poll: Brown carries 16-point lead over Kashkari http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3311143.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3311143.html Senate panel to continue Hayden ethics inquiry http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3313009.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:27:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3313009.html Secretary of state candidates meet for 2nd debate http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3220543.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:13:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3220543.html US consumer prices rose 0.1 percent in September http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article3221256.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:57:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article3221256.html Tribe's highest court orders candidate off ballot http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3227033.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:07:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3227033.html Bill Clinton campaigns for NY Rep. 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Scott using his money to help campaign http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3311325.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:22:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3311325.html Senate candidates in Kan. seek to bolster support http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3255496.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:42:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3255496.html Tillis invokes Reagan, 1970s to rally students http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3301615.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:32:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3301615.html Obama invites Afghanistan's new leaders to US http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3312153.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:22:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3312153.html California malpractice cap generates big spending http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article3256750.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:08:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article3256750.html Ex-DA slams Brownback campaign ad using Wichita murders http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/election/article3235852.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:42:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/election/article3235852.html The Clintons: the Democrats’ 2014 super surrogates http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/election/article3228017.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:31:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/election/article3228017.html Big spending by independent groups drowns airwaves in attack ads http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3224367.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:55:28 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3224367.html Bill Clinton: Michigan will do better with Dems http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3220458.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:42:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3220458.html Hazing history allowed at Florida A&M trial http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3265445.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:53:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3265445.html Koch brothers among donors to Sullivan http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3309877.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:41:44 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3309877.html GOP candidates in La. not embracing Bobby Jindal http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3305027.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:18:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3305027.html US Rep. Don Young apologizes after suicide comment http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article3228680.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:12:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article3228680.html Report blasts rabbit massages among gov't waste http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3224358.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:07:11 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3224358.html Weiland raised most in latest fundraising period http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3303260.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:56:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3303260.html Rules on bank risk in mortgage bonds being adopted http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article3226093.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:47:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article3226093.html DHS: No specific threat to US amid Canada shooting http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3258055.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:38:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3258055.html Obama on Canada shooting: 'We're all shaken by it' http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3244300.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:37:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3244300.html Sugar Creek annexation issue is back on the ballot http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3209544.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:02:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3209544.html Lone Jack schools aim to fix leaky roofs, outmoded cooling systems http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article3209471.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:00:17 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article3209471.html Blue Springs charter: Mayor would do more than break ties under one of five ballot proposals http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3208662.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:25:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3208662.html U.S. House, 4th District: Hartzler faces newcomer Nate Irvin in congressional district that includes Cass County http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article3208527.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:19:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article3208527.html Missouri auditor: Schweich faces no Democratic opposition in re-election campaign http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article3207183.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:43:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article3207183.html Some Democrats fear proposal for six days of early voting will not help many workers http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3206203.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:33:59 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3206203.html Missouri Amendment 2: Prosecutors want jurors to know about defendant’s past in child sex cases http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3203083.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:02:37 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3203083.html Clay County schools invited to enroll in spelling bee http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3201101.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:44:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3201101.html Longtime GOP official Praeger breaks with party in big Kansas races http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/election/article3199269.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:30:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/election/article3199269.html U.S. House, 5th District: Cleaver aims to bring in funds; Turk has federal regulations in his sights http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3199094.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:17:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3199094.html http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3199092.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:17:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3199092.html Revenue would fund new grade school http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3198872.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:07:15 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3198872.html Missouri Senate, 34th District: Two doctors, and two different views on Medicaid expansion http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article3006031.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article3006031.html Wyoming legalizes same-sex marriage http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article3196941.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:15:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article3196941.html Missouri Amendment 10: GOP is aiming to curb governor’s power over budget http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3206373.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3206373.html Liberty tax questions: Present and future growth prompt three proposals http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3142937.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:19:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3142937.html Kansas City-based payday lenders’ practices leave borrowers scrambling http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/personal-finance/article3078385.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:03:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/personal-finance/article3078385.html Ebola has potential to stir irrational fears in Americans, some experts say http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3080736.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:30:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3080736.html Dave Helling: Views of Senate candidates from Kansas on minimum wage are pretty tangled up http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article3077035.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 19:08:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article3077035.html Tasha Fabela-Jonas: Parents, let’s put ‘polite’ back into politics http://www.kansascity.com/living/family/article3077007.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/living/family/article3077007.html Jackson County executive: Incumbent Mike Sanders opposing hopefuls who are running low-key campaigns http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3008171.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 16:03:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3008171.html Clay Chastain ballot items requesting tax increases receive little support http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article2778376.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:01:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article2778376.html Educators are taking no chances against dormant campaign on teacher tenure and evaluations http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article2831006.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article2831006.html Missouri House, 18th Disrict: Candidates for open seat disagree on taxes, Medicaid, waiting period for abortions http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article3005811.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 14:54:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article3005811.html Attorney’s lawsuit against Kansas seeks tax equality for married same-sex couples http://www.kansascity.com/living/star-magazine/article2823331.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/living/star-magazine/article2823331.html Clay County collector: McEvoy disputes criticism from Brandom about how she’s spent money http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article2996738.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 11:08:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article2996738.html Critics challenge Gov. Sam Brownback’s claims on arts dollars http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3077306.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article3077306.html Cass County recoder: Mike Medsker says he’s brought back an office that was in disarray http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3009189.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 16:20:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3009189.html Cass County prosecutor: Defense attorney Butler challenges incumbent Hensley http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article3009152.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 16:18:30 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article3009152.html Cass County clerk: Candidates tout experience versus ‘fresh set of eyes’ 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»]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 16:08:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article3008800.html Missouri House, 34th District; Lee’s Summit race offers clear distinctions between candidates http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article3008689.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 16:05:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article3008689.html http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3008167.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:57:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3008167.html Jackson County Legislature: Longtime incumbent Dennis Waits faces two challengers http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article3008086.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:55:12 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article3008086.html Jackson County Legislature: Crystal Williams faces two challengers for 2nd District at-large seat http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3007264.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:28:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3007264.html Jackson County Legislature: Former Royals infielder Frank White has low-key challenger in Weldon Woodward http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3007170.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3007170.html Independence City Council: Two seek Mayor Eileen Weir’s old seat http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3006791.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:19:17 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3006791.html Missouri House, 56th District: Candidates echo party stances in race to replace moderate Chris Molendorp http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article3006698.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:17:10 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article3006698.html Missouri House, 53rd District: Political passions and professions align for candidates http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3006620.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:15:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3006620.html Missouri House, 36th District: Candidates differ on economic ‘border war’ with Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3006532.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3006532.html Missouri House, 33rd District: Role of government plays big part for two of three hopefuls 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http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3005575.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 14:46:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article3005575.html Missouri House, 8th District: Doctors take different view on Medicaid expansion, abortion waiting period http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article3005526.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 14:44:13 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article3005526.html Clay County presiding commissioner: Both candidates want to bring more professionalism to government http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article2997093.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 11:11:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article2997093.html Harrisonville has a proposed solution for bad-tasting water 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Jerry Moran of Kansas suggests ban on U.S. entry of travelers from West Africa http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2916964.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:44:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2916964.html Senate’s inquiry into CIA torture sidesteps blaming Bush or his aides http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2920802.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:54:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2920802.html Democrats fire spokesman for insulting southeast Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2917962.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:52:37 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2917962.html Greg Orman, Pat Roberts respond to questions about wealth, residency http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2843400.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:11:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2843400.html Pat Roberts, Greg Orman spar on abortion, political gridlock in Kansas Senate debate http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2849143.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:34:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2849143.html Clay County auditor: Incumbent Sheila Ernzen faces wife of the candidate she defeated in August primary http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article2770453.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 20:27:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article2770453.html New leadership coming to Clay County clerk’s office http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article2770652.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 20:31:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/voters-guide/article2770652.html University leaders in Kansas work to improve response to sex crimes on campus http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2831000.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:27:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2831000.html Dave Helling: The choice between tanks and test tubes http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2832246.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:41:20 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2832246.html Brownback terminates presidential campaign http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2805520.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:30:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article2805520.html Missouri state troopers need more training to work on water, lawmaker says http://www.kansascity.com/news/state/missouri/article2755576.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:30:28 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/state/missouri/article2755576.html Missouri attorney general says incentives are needed to bring more minorities into law enforcement http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article2730684.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:02:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article2730684.html Jackson County stadium refinancing saves $32 million http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2755898.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:33:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2755898.html Early-voting proposal in Missouri meets with skepticism http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2754468.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:15:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2754468.html Mayor names new Kansas City park board appointee http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2750400.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:03:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2750400.html Johnson County judge says he doesn’t regret order to allow same-sex marriages http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2700767.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 09:41:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2700767.html Greg Orman, independent candidate for Senate in Kansas, still a cipher for some voters http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2707755.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 17:42:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2707755.html New poll shows Brownback, Davis race growing tighter 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Pat Roberts of Kansas looks to extend his tenure in Washington http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2694550.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 20:24:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2694550.html Dave Helling: Medicaid expansion divides candidates for Kansas governor http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2704332.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:04:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2704332.html Dave Helling: Either renewing or rejecting a commitment to renewable energy http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2693070.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 12 Oct 2014 18:27:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2693070.html The biggest Royals fan in the White House takes in an ALCS game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article2686388.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 11 Oct 2014 21:06:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article2686388.html Work computers taken from Republican candidate Brice Stewart in Jackson County executive race http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2682605.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 11 Oct 2014 17:20:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2682605.html Records show that Sen. Pat Roberts was late in paying taxes on property http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2684061.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 11 Oct 2014 18:38:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2684061.html Kansas City debates whether to put Leon Jordan’s name on East Patrol police station http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2682623.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 11 Oct 2014 17:25:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2682623.html Court orders reinstatement of ousted Prairie Village council member http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2650771.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:26:32 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article2650771.html Steve Kraske: Kansas is Republican, but it’s not as conservative as some might think http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2668128.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:12:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article2668128.html