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 ex-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.