- Republican Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger and several health care organizations are urging Gov. Sam Brownback to veto legislation that would allow Kansas to join a multistate health care compact.
The deadline is this Tuesday, and the IRS expects about $35 million taxpayers to file between now and then. But some taxpayers are already getting a surprise: money taken out of their refund to pay debts their parents owed.
- The Senate's top Republican is welcoming the resignation of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius. Mitch McConnell says he hopes it marks the start of a "candid conversation" about what he calls "Obamacare's shortcomings and the need to protect Medicare."