12/30/2019 7 AM KRPS Newscast

It’s been just over a year since Kansas started offering paid parental leave for state employees. As Stephen Koranda of the Kansas News Service reports, a new study has an unexpected takeaway.

Mental health care providers in Kansas are having trouble recruiting enough staff to treat all of their patients.

A freshman Democratic lawmaker from Jackson County is expecting the 2020 legislative session to feature some election year posturing. St. Louis Public Radio’s Jason Rosenbaum has more from Rep. Keri Ingle’s appearance on the Politically Speaking podcast.

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89.9 KRPS Morning Edition Host and Producer Fred Fletcher-Fierro

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