Every odd-numbered year is reassessment time in Cole County. Assessor Chris Estes gives us an update on 2015’s residential and agricultural values: (more…)
The week started with the Senate grinding to a halt as Democrats vowed to block work following Republicans’ forced vote on a right-to-work measure.
The House was interrupted mid-week by a Kansas City Star story that said Diehl had exchanged sexually suggestive texts with a 19-year-old Capitol intern.
Despite the lack of action, the Republican-led Legislature still passed a number of high-priority bills. Those include cuts to welfare and the length of time available for jobless benefits, as well as right-to-work.