President Donald Trump gives a thumbs up during a tour of the National Museum of African American History and Culture with Housing and Urban Development Secretary-designate Dr. Ben Carson and his wife Candy Carson, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, in Washington.
President Donald Trump gives a thumbs up during a tour of the National Museum of African American History and Culture with Housing and Urban Development Secretary-designate Dr. Ben Carson and his wife Candy Carson, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, in Washington. Evan Vucci AP
President Donald Trump gives a thumbs up during a tour of the National Museum of African American History and Culture with Housing and Urban Development Secretary-designate Dr. Ben Carson and his wife Candy Carson, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, in Washington. Evan Vucci AP

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  • New DCF secretary wants transparency, changes for children

    Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer named Gina Meier-Hummel as the new leader for Kansas' Department for Children and Families. She said she plans to conduct a top-to-bottom review and demand accountability inside the system. Meier-Hummel takes over Dec. 1.