January 20, 2020 7:21 AM
KOAM's Michael Hayslip sits down with UMKC Economics Instructor Brian Matlock. They discuss Matlock's self-described Republican Socialist platform and his bid for the U.S. Senate in Kansas.
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January 20, 2020 4:55 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The New York Times has endorsed not one but two candidates for the Democratic nomination for president, Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar from the party's moderate wing and Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren from the progressive wing.
January 19, 2020 4:20 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s trade deal with China last week opened up export opportunities for American farmers, manufacturers and energy producers. And his trade pact with Canada and Mexico, approved Thursday by the Senate, could help restore some auto production in the United States.
January 19, 2020 1:59 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — No cellphones. No talking. No escape.
January 19, 2020 12:29 PM
ANKENY, Iowa (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said Saturday the Oval Office benefits from the perspective of a wartime veteran, a niche he occupies exclusively among top-tier candidates in his party's race for the 2020 nomination.
January 19, 2020 12:23 PM
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The National Archives said Saturday it made a mistake when it blurred images of anti-Trump signs used in an exhibit on women's suffrage.
January 18, 2020 7:42 PM
NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — As a winter storm barreled down on Iowa, Elizabeth Warren’s campaign team struggled with whether to scrap a town hall scheduled at the old Maytag headquarters.
January 18, 2020 6:36 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands gathered in cities across the country Saturday as part of the nationwide Women's March rallies focused on issues such as climate change, pay equity, reproductive rights and immigration.
January 18, 2020 5:58 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats were preparing to outline their case for removing President Donald Trump from office in a legal brief due Saturday, as opposing sides in the impeachment case look ahead to the opening of the historic trial in the Senate.
January 18, 2020 3:54 PM
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — At the urging of conservative advocacy groups, Republican legislators in more than a dozen states are promoting bills that focus on transgender young people. One batch of bills would bar doctors from providing them certain gender-related medical treatment; another batch would bar trans students from participating on school sports teams of the gender they identify with.
January 18, 2020 5:12 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has assembled a made-for-TV legal team for his Senate trial that includes household names like Ken Starr, the prosecutor whose investigation two decades ago resulted in the impeachment of Bill Clinton. Former Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz said he will deliver constitutional arguments meant to shield Trump from allegations that he abused his power.
January 17, 2020 4:10 PM
In a bid to solidify his evangelical base, President Donald Trump on Thursday vowed to protect prayer in public schools and took new steps to give religious organizations easier access to federal programs.
January 17, 2020 3:24 PM
Some GOP lawmakers are taking steps to ban billboards that advertise medical marijuana, further limit where dispensaries can be located and make Oklahoma's medical pot program more transparent.
January 17, 2020 2:53 PM
(AP) Kansas lawmakers expect to have their most serious debate so far on medical marijuana this year, fueling high hopes for advocates.
January 17, 2020 8:23 AM
KOAM's Michael Hayslip sits down with U.S. Senate Candidate Barbara Bollier in this Coffee with the Candidate segment. He talks with the current Kansas State Senator on what she considers some of the biggest issues facing the nation.
January 16, 2020 3:38 PM
Two Oklahoma State Senators have filed a bill to create new license plates with President Trump’s campaign slogan on them.