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Editorial Roundup: Kansas

Nov. 23, 2021 12:39 PM EST

Topeka Capital-Journal. November 19, 2021. Editorial: Compromise means you give a little and they give a little — and good things happen for Kansans The recently signed into law infrastructure package championed by President Joe Biden comes with a...

Dennis Moore, ex-Democratic Kansas congressman, dies at 75

Nov. 02, 2021 15:45 PM EDT

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Dennis Moore, a former prosecutor who represented Kansas in Congress for 12 years as a Democrat in a district that had previously seemed safe for Republicans, has died. He was 75. The former congressman's wife, Stephene, said he died of cancer...

Biles: FBI turned 'blind eye' to reports of gymnasts' abuse

Sep. 15, 2021 20:04 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles told Congress in forceful testimony Wednesday that federal law enforcement and gymnastics officials turned a “blind eye” to USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar’s sexual abuse of her and hundreds of other women. ...

U.S. Sen. Marshall endorses Schmidt in Kansas governor race

Sep. 07, 2021 13:49 PM EDT

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Roger Marshall announced Tuesday that he was endorsing Attorney General Derek Schmidt in the Kansas governor's race. Marshall had initially endorsed former Gov. Jeff Colyer, who dropped out of the race last week after announcing he had...