<![CDATA[Government & Politics News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/ Read the latest local news, from Kansas City and the KC area, and around the country and world by The Kansas City Star and KansasCity.com. en-us Copyright 2015 The Kansas City Star Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:59:13 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:59:13 CST Government & Politics 60 Attorney General stops online payday lenders in Missouri http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12803729.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 06 Mar 2015 07:53:35 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12803729.html Lobbyist confronts Topeka teacher over Brownback mention in speech http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12800372.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 06 Mar 2015 06:40:07 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12800372.html Legislative leaders unveil plan to fund Kansas schools with block grants http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12613550.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 13:13:50 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12613550.html After Tom Schweich’s suicide, Kansas City Council urges political civility http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12696113.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:46:01 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12696113.html Danforth aide on the phone with Tom Schweich moments before Missouri auditor’s suicide http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12713924.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 17:26:22 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12713924.html Revelations weaken a Clinton candidacy http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12676730.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:12:57 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12676730.html Kobach stands by remarks to radio show caller about Obama http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12610361.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:49:52 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12610361.html Meet the Gaffe Warriors of the Democratic Party http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/election/article12594530.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 10:48:58 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/election/article12594530.html Scott Walker can’t blame media for ‘gotcha questions’ http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12512336.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:57:29 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12512336.html Hillary Clinton urges State Deptartment to release her emails http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12572057.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 06:42:37 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article12572057.html KC Fed president Esther George calls for a midyear ‘liftoff’ in interest rates http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article12487871.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 12:50:34 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article12487871.html Two conservative justices will be key in challenge to health care law http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/health-care/article12487562.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 12:43:04 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/health-care/article12487562.html Kansas Gov. 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