Channel 8: With the Kansas Legislature back in session, here are a few things to keep your eyes open for


The Kansas Legislature returned from their spring break to a docket full of pressing matters. From a now-stalled measure to expand KanCare to dealing with a push for a state constitutional amendment to override the Kansas Supreme Court ruling on abortion, there are a few things to keep your eye on as the session progresses.

My name is Kaylie McLaughlin and I'm the managing editor and audience engagement manager of the Collegian. Previously, I've been the editor-in-chief and the news editor. In the past, I have also contributed to the Royal Purple Yearbook and KKSU-TV. Off-campus, you can find my bylines in the Wichita Eagle, the Shawnee Mission Post and KSNT News. I grew up just outside of Kansas City in Shawnee, Kansas. I’m a senior in digital journalism with a minor in French and a secondary focus in international and area studies. As a third-generation K-Stater, I bleed purple and my goal is to serve the Wildcat community with accurate coverage.