(March 2, 2015) Kansas school districts have been accumulating unspent taxpayer funds even as they call for increased funding. Kansas Policy Institute President Dave Trabert talks with podcast host Paul Soutar about these funds.
(March 2, 2015) MATT STEWART A decision about the future of state funding for Kansas schools is expected to be made by Friday. Lawmakers are expected to throw out the old funding formula to create a new one.
(February 28, 2015) BRYAN LOWRY The Legislature reached “turnaround” this past week, the midpoint in the session and the deadline for many bills to pass one chamber or get sidelined until next year.
(February 28, 2015) JASON PROBST Editor’s note: The Hutchinson News asked Fox News personality Bill O’Reilly to come to Kansas to discuss Kansas. Below is a transcript of that episode, which may or may not ever air on Fox News.
(February 26, 2015) PETER HANCOCK The Kansas House and Senate passed nearly identical bills Thursday dealing with contract negotiations between school districts and teachers unions.