Kansas Constitution http://kmuw.org en Kansas House Considers Allowing Religious Symbols In Public Lands And Schools http://kmuw.org/post/kansas-house-considers-allowing-religious-symbols-public-lands-and-schools <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Kansas House is considering a bill that would allow religious symbols on public land.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">According to the bill, religious &nbsp;symbols would be allowed if they are part of the community's history or heritage. This bill was introduced in response to an incident last summer when the community of </span>Buhler<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> was threatened with a lawsuit because its city symbol contained a cross.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 01 Feb 2013 20:45:57 +0000 Associated Press 12078 at http://kmuw.org Kansas House Considers Allowing Religious Symbols In Public Lands And Schools Education Funding Ruling May Prompt Constitutional Change http://kmuw.org/post/education-funding-ruling-may-prompt-constitutional-change <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Education funding took center stage on the first day of the 2013 Kansas legislative session.</span></p><p>Lawmakers returned to Topeka just days after a district court ruled that the state needs to increase school funding.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Some lawmakers may try to change the Kansas Constitution in response to the ruling. </span></p> Tue, 15 Jan 2013 11:08:26 +0000 Stephen Koranda 11195 at http://kmuw.org Education Funding Ruling May Prompt Constitutional Change