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State Rep. and Salina Republican J.R. Claeys said he will work with the governor on a bill.

December 22, 2014 3:18 pm
Gov. Sam Brownback wants state legislators to rewrite an obscure law that required him to fill two newly created seats on the Saline County Commission and have voters fill similar vacancies in the future. A local lawmaker promised Monday to pursue the issue. The Republican governor faced criticism over the Saline County appointments because his office refused ...


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