by Katie Valentine Posted on June 2, 2014
The Sunflower plant comes as few utilities in the U.S. are building new coal plants.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 23, 2014 Updated: May 23, 2014
The state is down to just one Planned Parenthood clinic now that conservative lawmakers have succeeded in defunding the nonprofit organization.
by Alan Pyke Posted on May 16, 2014 Updated: May 16, 2014
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback (R) said that $1.1 billion in tax cuts primarily aimed at the rich would kickstart the state's economy. The data disagree.
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by Jeff Spross Posted on May 9, 2014
According to the National Climate Assessment, climate change threatens the Great Plains with drought, water scarcity, and major hits to its agricultural industry.
by Ari Phillips Posted on May 8, 2014 Updated: May 9, 2014
Send your grandparents in Kansas a nice postcard.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on May 8, 2014
August-like temperatures have been baking the state since last weekend, causing widespread power outages as residents rush to turn on the A.C., and further exacerbating a drought which threatens to devastate this year's wheat crop.
by Matt Kasper - Guest Contributor Posted on May 2, 2014 Updated: May 3, 2014
If this sounds like déjà vu, that’s because it is.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 22, 2014
Gov. Sam Brownback (R) just signed a bill that restores some Kansas school funding while cutting other education spending to the same schools.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 21, 2014
76,000 of Kansas' poorest residents won't be gaining health coverage this year.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on March 26, 2014
Bucking powerful interests, a bipartisan group of Kansas state representatives rejected a bill that sought to repeal the state's renewable energy standard.