Politics & Government

January 31, 2013 6:43 AM

Senate OKs proposed constitutional amendment changing how judges are chosen

TOPEKA – The Senate’s new conservative Republican makeup showed its strength Wednesday, voting 28-12 in favor of a constitutional amendment to give the governor the power to appoint state supreme and appeals court judges, subject to Senate confirmation.

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