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Inside Kansas Statehouse politics with award-winning journalist Tim Carpenter

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Inside Kansas Statehouse politics with award-winning journalist Tim Carpenter

    Bob Beatty on U.S. Senate race and implications for November

    Bob Beatty on U.S. Senate race and implications for November

    Bob Beatty, a Washburn University political science professor, says the packed Republican primary for U.S. Senate is forcing candidates to the right in hope of snagging an endorsement from President Donald Trump, which may be a risk for the GOP nominee in the November general election.

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    • 30 min
    Labor secretary talks unemployment surge, boost in federal aid

    Labor secretary talks unemployment surge, boost in federal aid

    Kansas Department of Labor secretary Delia Garcia says agency’s ability to handle unprecedented number of calls and claims has improved after deployment of IT SWAT team, additional help from Amazon call center, and hiring and training of staff members who understand 1970s computer system

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    • 30 min
    Commerce secretary David Toland on economic impact of pandemic

    Commerce secretary David Toland on economic impact of pandemic

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    • 28 min
    Fanny Fang, Shana Bender discuss racist remarks amid pandemic

    Fanny Fang, Shana Bender discuss racist remarks amid pandemic

    Fanny Fang, whose family runs Asian Market in Manhattan, and Shana Bender, an organizer for the Manhattan Alliance for Peace and Justice, took a stand after Riley County Commissioner Marvin Rodriguez suggested threat of COVID-19 is low because there are no Chinese people in the community.

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    • 34 min
    Mental health expert offers advice for COVID-19 anxiety

    Mental health expert offers advice for COVID-19 anxiety

    Chad Anderson, chief clinical officer for KVC Health Systems, offers advice for coping with the loneliness of being isolated at home.

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    • 25 min
    Gov. Laura Kelly reflects on response to pandemic

    Gov. Laura Kelly reflects on response to pandemic

    By early March, it was obvious to Gov. Laura Kelly that a crisis was looming. She pulled together members of her administration to form the approach that guided a series of executive orders, leading up to the announcement Saturday — a day after this episode was recorded — that she was placing the entire state under orders to stay at home except when necessary.

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    • 26 min

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