Sherman Smith | Kansas Reflector
Kansas agreed to pay attorney fees and court costs of the plaintiffs after a federal court struck down parts of a new state law that criminalized the distribution of advanced mail ballot applications.
Republicans in the Kansas Legislature fast-tracked an effort to redraw congressional districts in a way that divides the Kansas City metro area along I-70. It would likely kill re-election chances for Rep. Sharice Davids, the sole Kansas Democrat in Congress.
Kansas hospital and public health leaders urged Gov. Laura Kelly to take action, citing the wave of health workers sidelined by COVID-19 and the influx of seriously ill patients.