Public Integrity

5:00 am
Tue September 11, 2012

Kansas Investigation Uncovers Flaws In Sunshine Law

A Kansas district attorney concludes that a series of meetings of key members of the legislature called by Governor Sam Brownback broke the state's open meetings law.  But there will be no charges and no fines and the investigation left a number of questions about the unannounced meetings and the open records law itself.

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State Integrity Investigation
7:39 am
Mon March 19, 2012

Report Cards Rate States' Integrity

No state gets an “A” in a study of government transparency and corruption risk released by Public Radio International. Kansas ranked fairly high for safeguards, at number 9. Missouri finished at number 21.

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