child support http://kmuw.org en Brownback Donor Gets Child Support Contract http://kmuw.org/post/brownback-donor-gets-child-support-contract <p></p><p>A Mississippi company run by one of Gov. Sam Brownback's donors has been awarded one of the four contracts to privatize Kansas child support enforcement. Thu, 20 Jun 2013 22:49:34 +0000 Associated Press 19222 at http://kmuw.org Owe Child Support? State Is Ramping Up Efforts To Collect It http://kmuw.org/post/owe-child-support-state-ramping-efforts-collect-it <p>Contracts have been awarded to four vendors, who will take over the duties of child support collection in Kansas next September. State officials say those who avoid paying their obligations can expect a more aggressive approach.<br><br><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kansas Department for Children and Families spokeswoman Theresa Freed predicts the four contractors will increase the amount of child support collected in Kansas. She says the department projects an increase of $52 million dollars in collections over the three-year contract period.</span><br> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 11:29:16 +0000 Bryan Thompson 18984 at http://kmuw.org