There’s no conflict with Kansas ethics law for former lawmaker Paul Davis to serve as an attorney for a lawsuit seeking to overturn the state’s proof of citizenship requirement, the lawyer for the Kansas Governmental Ethics Commission says.
U.S. Rep. Tim Huelskamp told reporters he was stunned when Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy dropped out of the race for speaker of the U.S. House on Thursday. But he said the atmosphere in Congress is such that McCarthy knew he could not get the 218 votes he needed.
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback said Wednesday that he’s not considering additional spending cuts or proposing new tax increases to keep the state’s current budget balanced in the wake of disappointing tax collections.
Hillary Clinton takes the debate stage for the first time in this campaign Tuesday night to face four rivals looking for something – anything – to knock down her lead in the race for the Democratic nomination for president.
Lawyers for a former Republican staffer fired from the House Benghazi committee on Tuesday challenged comments by the panel's GOP chairman, calling them "unequivocally false" in an escalating internal dispute just days before Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton testifies.