Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach and National ACLU attorney Sophia Lakin argued in court Wednesday over whether the state can legally exclude federally registered voters from state and local elections if they don't provide documented proof of citizenship. (Sept, 21, 2016/The Wichita Eagle)
Noncitizen voters. Big problem or negligible?
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Bob Dole receives Congressional Gold Medal
City creates citizen's review board for the Wichita police
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James Thompson to City Council: 'The blood of Andrew Finch is on your hands'
Gov. Brownback's last State of the State address surprisingly all about education
Kansas lawmaker talks about racist remark
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City Council puts money toward charity instead of police surveillance
Wichita may lose half of their transportation aid because the funding was unauthorized
Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore rides horse to cast ballot
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City manager Robert Layton announces the creation of a citizens review board for the Wichita Police Department. He says the board will provide oversight, accountability, and transparency for the police department.
Local civil rights attorney and congressional candidate James Thompson spoke before the Wichita City Council on Tuesday and used national statistics to point out that the number of police shootings in Wichita is abnormally high and that funding for officer training and staffing is too low. (Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle/Jan. 16, 2018)
Republican candidate for Senate Roy Moore rode his horse, Sassy, to the polls on Dec. 12 to cast his ballot. “This is a very important race for our country, for our state, and for the future,” Moore said.
City Hall is poised to approve a publicly subsidized proposal to build about another 180 downtown apartments, adjacent to the Advanced Learning Library. The “Delano Catalyst” project also includes a 90-room hotel, about 5,000 square feet of commercial development space, a public-transit hub and a bicycle/pedestrian greenway path. (Video by Bo Rader / The Wichita Eagle) (bensound.com)
Nearly 200 protesters were arrested Wednesday for refusing to leave the steps of the U.S. Capitol while urging Congress to replace Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). (Video by Sunflower Community Action)
A dark money group connected to a Koch-funded organization has begun airing a TV ad praising Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer but the group’s donors are secret.(Video by the State Government Leadership Foundation)