Gail Finney http://kmuw.org en Wichita Rep. Gail Finney Responds To Concerns Regarding 'Spanking Bill' http://kmuw.org/post/wichita-rep-gail-finney-responds-concerns-regarding-spanking-bill <p>Due to the overwhelming response regarding proposed legislation clarifying corporal discipline, Representative Gail Finney of Wichita has <a href="http://www.gailfinney.com/">released a statement</a> to clarify her proposed bill.</p><p>Finney says while parental corporal discipline in Kansas has always been permitted in the state, it's never been defined in Kansas statute.</p><p>This omission has left the interpretation to administrative officials in the executive branch, law enforcement personnel, and the judicial branch.</p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 16:21:15 +0000 Kate Clause 30451 at http://kmuw.org Legislative Candidates Discuss Early Childhood Priorities At Forum http://kmuw.org/post/legislative-candidates-discuss-early-childhood-priorities-forum <p></p><p style="padding: 0px; margin-bottom: 16px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 11.818181991577148px; font-family: 'Trebuchet MS', Arial, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(85, 85, 85); line-height: 14.545454025268555px; ">Sedgwick County legislative candidates Thursday took questions about early childhood policy and priorities at a forum hosted by the Sedgwick County Early Childhood Coordinating Council.</p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 11:22:45 +0000 Briana O’Higgins 5981 at http://kmuw.org Legislative Candidates Discuss Early Childhood Priorities At Forum