Posted: 03/30/2009 - President Barack Obama has signed into law a bill named for "Superman" actor Christopher Reeve that provides for paralysis research and rehabilitation.
Posted: 03/30/2009 - President Barack Obama says the federal government is preparing to offer several incentives to get Americans to buy more U.S.-made cars.
Posted: 03/30/2009 - General Motors and Chrysler haven't convinced the White House they're worthy of more federal bailout money.
Posted: 03/28/2009 - President Barack Obama plans a major speech in France on the U.S. trans-Atlantic relationship. And one on nuclear proliferation during a stop in the Czech Republic.
Posted: 03/27/2009 - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius has signed a bill ensuring that clinics give women and girls seeking abortions a chance to see ultrasound images before performing the procedure.
Posted: 03/27/2009 - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius has signed a bill banning most novice drivers from using their cell phones while driving.
Posted: 03/27/2009 - Democratic leaders in the Kansas Legislature appear resigned to a modest cut in aid to public schools as part of the budget.
Posted: 03/27/2009 - President Barack Obama lays out his long-awaited new strategy in Afghanistan today, calling for sending thousands more Americans there.
Posted: 03/26/2009 - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius faces a confirmation hearing next week in Washington on her nomination as U.S. secretary of health and human services.
Posted: 03/26/2009 - The Senate has passed a major national service bill that triples the AmeriCorps program and encourages a broad range of Americans to give back to their communities.
Posted: 03/26/2009 - Members of the Kansas congressional delegation have written the president to push for more funding next year to construct the new National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility.
Updated: 03/26/2009 - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius will sign legislation raising the age for getting an unrestricted Kansas driver's license from 16 to 17.
Posted: 03/26/2009 - Elected officials are urging Defense Secretary Robert Gates to continue funding the airborne laser missle defense system, for national security and its potential to create jobs at Boeing.
Posted: 03/26/2009 - The president said there needs to be other ways to evaluate teachers other than standardized testing, which cannot measure progress in a struggling school.
Posted: 03/26/2009 - As rates on 30-year mortgages fall to their lowest levels on record, President Barack Obama is pointing to refinancing as a lifeline for homeowners being stung by plunging home values.
Posted: 03/26/2009 - The most expensive drugs now on the market could have to compete with lower-cost generic versions just five years after launching, under a new congressional proposal.
Posted: 03/26/2009 - If legislators want to use stimulus money to prop up the budget — and they do — they're limited in how much more they can cut higher ed than public schools.
Posted: 03/26/2009 - Kansas legislators are close to finishing work on a bill limiting how many violent sexual predators the state can put in a single county.
Posted: 03/26/2009 - Senators have rejected a bill that would remove the mandatory retirement age for the Kansas Supreme Court justices and other judges.
Posted: 03/26/2009 - President Barack Obama had some fun with at least one question at his online town hall, saying he doesn't think legalizing marijuana is a good strategy for turning around the economy.
Posted: 03/26/2009 - A House panel has endorsed a lighter approach to trying to stop bailed-out financial institutions from rewarding their employees with hefty bonuses.