By Gene Meyer | Kansas Reporter
MISSION – Kansas motorists in some of the state’s largest counties may be asked to pay more toward the state’s new Division of Motor Vehicles computer system.
Johnson County, the sprawling Kansas City area suburbs where about one in five Kansas cars and trucks are registered, plans to ask state legislators [...]
By Yaël Ossowski | Florida Watchdog
ORLANDO— Mayors from cities across the United States have traded the heated council meetings and stressful budget negotiations of their respective municipalities for the sunshine and amusement parks of central Florida.
Mayors from across the country – including just two from Kansas, Kansas City’s Joe Reardon and Olathe’s Michael Copeland – [...]
LAWRENCE — On Saturday about 150 attended an “Occupy Lawrence” rally in front of the U.S. Bank building on Massachusetts Avenue in support of the Occupy Wall Street movement in New York.Read More →
In an effort to garner support for what he characterizes as a bipartisan jobs package, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is traveling around the state to promote the upcoming special session scheduled for the day after Labor Day.Read More →
With a special session focusing on economic development set for next month, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said that he wants to focus on creating jobs, adding that bringing both parties together may require a bridle and a whip.Read More →