December 21, 2014 - 1:23 pm

12/19/2014   Editorial -- Kansas City Star   It’s hard for some people to get into the holiday season if they don’t have a home from which to celebrate Christmas. The 32nd annual assessment of hunger and homelessness report by the U.S. Conference of Mayors...

December 18, 2014 - 3:01 pm

At the very last minute, both the U.S. Senate and House approved a bill to fund the federal government through the end of the 2015 fiscal year (September 30, 2015). That action stopped what would have been a second federal shutdown.  The bill was dubbed a “...

December 18, 2014 - 10:12 am

From the Emporia Gazette     December 17, 2014 The annual America’s Health Rankings report ranked Kansas as the 27th-healthiest state in the nation. In 1991, Kansas was ranked eighth. The high rate of Kansas children living in poverty, cancer deaths and...

December 16, 2014 - 11:42 am

Wichita Eagle     December 15, 2014 Gov. Sam Brownback and other leaders at the state and local levels should do more than cross their fingers and hope that the health and well-being of Kansas kids improve. They should pay attention to specific indicators of...

November 17, 2014 - 11:32 am

From November 17, 2014 Kansas City Star    By Roxie Hammil   SPECIAL TO THE STAR   Let’s be clear: Going to the...