Live election coverage at the top of every hour from KUJH reporters Matt Hoffmann and Zach Fisher at the Douglas County Courthouse.
Kansas legislators approved two bills aimed at tightening voting laws and are considering a third which would require all ballots to be received by the time the polls close on election night.
President Joe Biden signed the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) bill March 11. The bill intends to limit coronavirus-related budget cuts for higher education.
Opponents ask House Elections Committee to reject new house bill that includes stricter election laws and has potential to "disenfranchise voters."
District attorney-elect Suzanne Valdez detailed her plans once in office. She aims to focus on issues including justice reform, combatting systematic racism and keeping jail populations low. She will take office in January.
Douglas County election officials released unofficial final election results in the 2020 general election, after closing all polls at 7 p.m.
Douglas County Democratic candidates Christina Haswood, Marci Francisco and Barbara Ballard claimed victory Tuesday night. Haswood will be the third Native American woman to serve in the Kansas Legislature.
Happy Election Day. Kansan reporters went to different voting sites today to speak with voters about their voting experience in this 2020 election.
Election results may be delayed election night due to safety precautions and a historically high number of advanced and mail-in ballots, Kansas Secretary of State Scott Schwab says.
As the November election nears, some candidates for Kansas elected offices are changing their campaign strategies because of COVID-19.
Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Barbara Bollier addressed voters in South Park at a "Lawn Chair Chat." She focused on expanding access to healthcare and her bipartisan record.