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The Latest: Kansas legislators let governor's vetoes stand


TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on the Kansas Legislature adjourning its annual session (all times local):

2:30 p.m.

Kansas legislators have allowed Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's vetoes of a lottery bill and three budget items to stand.

Lawmakers didn't attempt to override the vetoes Monday before adjourning their annual session.

Brownback rejected a bill that would have allowed vending machine sales of Kansas Lottery tickets to help fund community mental health services. He then vetoed two budget items that mandated spending on specific services tied to new lottery revenues.

He also vet...

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