7 hrs ago
NRSC Warns Unsuspecting U.S. Senators: Attack of the Killer Boyle
There did seem to be something off as the senators left the headquarters of the National Republican Senatorial Committee Tuesday.
16 hrs ago
The Washington Post
More GOP infighting in Kansas, as a literal food fight ensues
Kansas is suddenly a hotbed of intra-party GOP conflict . You may be familiar with the revolt of more than 100 Republican officials who chose to endorse a Democratic candidate for governor instead of the incumbent, Gov. Sam Brownback .
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Senator: VA center begged for surgical equipment
A veterans medical center in Wichita left its laboratories unstaffed for entire shifts and sometimes resorted to "begging, borrowing and manipulation" just to obtain vital surgical equipment, U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran alleges in a letter to the top official at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Republican businessman wins hard-fought Georgia Senate runoff
Businessman David Perdue has won his hard-fought Senate primary, setting up a general-election battle against charity executive Michelle Nunn .
McDonald promises systematic change at VA confirmation hearing
Senators looked to President Obama 's new Veterans Affairs nominee, Robert McDonald , for answers Tuesday as talks to piece together a compromise on legislation to fix the troubled department have stalled.
VA nominee McDonald goes before Congress
This June 2014 file photo shows President Barack Obama shaking hands with former Procter and Gamble executive Robert McDonald, his nominee as the next Veterans Affairs secretary, at the Department of Veterans Affairs in Washington.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act on the President's desk awaiting signature
The American Veterinary Medical Association posted on their website the good news that Congress completed all necessary work for the Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act to become law after it is signed by the president.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Farm briefs: Rice straw for cattle forage, dismal groundwater news, Bill Huffman retires
RICE BURN APPOINTMENTS >> Notices are in the mail reminding rice growers to for appointments with the Butte County Air Quality Management District.
Something BIG Is Happening In Kansas
A new poll shows conservative Dr. Milton Wolf surging in the Republican primary against incumbent Senator Pat Roberts.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Senator Moran Pleased with VA Secretary Nominee
U.S. Senator Jerry Moran , also of Manhattan and a member of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, met with the nominee for Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, Bob McDonald, in Sen. Moran's Washington, D.C. office Wednesday.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
National Review Online
Jerry Moran: Preserving America's Religious Liberties
However, this victory for religious freedom could prove fleeting. This week, the Senate will consider legislation introduced by Democrats to eviscerate the RFRA - legislation they have long supported.
The Detroit News
Gibson: VA has lost trust of vets, American people
Washington -- The Department of Veterans Affairs has lost the trust of veterans and the American people as a result of widespread treatment delays for people seeking health care and falsified records to cover up those delays, the agency's top official said Wednesday.
Thune Bipartisan Bill to Permanently Block Taxes o...
U.S. Senator John Thune, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation and member of the tax-writing Senate Finance Committee, today applauded the U.S. House of Representative's broad bipartisan approval of the companion bill to his Internet Tax Freedom Forever Act , which he introduced with Senator Ron Wyden .
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Senate Republicans applaud lawsuit
Speaker John Boehner's push to sue President Barack Obama is uniting House and Senate Republicans - two groups that aren't always on the same page.
NBC Action News
Emails show KC's scramble to land RNC 2016
Emails between top officials pursuing the 2016 Republican National Convention on Kansas City's behalf show a scramble in the final weeks of the city's bid effort to address concerns over the venue and the issue that would ultimately become Kansas City's downfall: hotel space.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
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New USDA regulations spark concern ; USDA: Some argue regulations too ...
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Increasingly stringent federal regulations for school lunches and snacks are a key concern for Kansas schools, Auburn-Washburn Unified School District 437 superintendent Brenda Dietrich said Monday.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
The Gardner News and The Spring Hill ...
Rural Kansas students and others deserve a 21st Century education
Sen. Jerry Moran & Ajit Pai Guest Columnists As sons of rural Kansas, we are committed to ensuring that children who grow up in the Sunflower State receive the same educational opportunities as students anywhere in America.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Kansas GOP race heats up with election complaint
"This is a politically motivated attack and the bottom line is: There is not now, nor there has been, any coordination occurring between the Tiahrt campaign and any third party groups," he said.
Kansas Senator Pat Roberts Re-ignites Residency Controversy
With the Kansas primary only a month away, it looks like Senator Pat Roberts has "Lugared" himself with what the right-wing media outlet Breitbart.com called a "Freudian slip" in an interview on radio station KCMO and reported on July 3 in the DC insider newspaper The Hill saying he returns home to Kansas "every time I get an opponent" and ... (more)
Wed Jul 09, 2014
House Subcommittee Votes to Eliminate Funds for Eisenhower Memorial
Funding for the Dwight D. Eisenhower memorial would be eliminated in fiscal 2015 under a bill advanced Wednesday by the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior and Environment.