Gov. Sam Brownback has until July 12 deadline to pick one of three attorneys nominated to fill a district court judge's position in northeast Kansas.
The American Civil Liberties Union wants a federal judge to strike down a Kansas law restricting insurance coverage of abortions.
A gay rights group that opposes the re-election bid of a conservative Kansas House member is trying to get her removed from the ballot with questions about her residence.
Democrats say one of their Kansas House candidates is being denied a spot on the ballot because the secretary of state's office lost his paperwork.
A father and son are hoping to serve in the Kansas House of Representatives at the same time.
Former State Treasurer Dennis McKinney is running for the Kansas House, where he served before holding statewide office.
Three more Kansas Democrats have filed for seats in the U.S. House, including two hoping to run against Republican Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins.
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says about 350 people filed to run for the state Legislature.
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is scheduled to address the closing banquet of a national anti-abortion group's convention later this month.
Wichita state Sen. Les Donovan has announced plans to seek the presidency of the Kansas Senate next year.