Lawmakers want answers after people locked out of Statehouse
June 29, 2018
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas lawmakers are demanding answers after protesters were locked out of the Statehouse last week.
Top leaders from both parties directed the director of Legislative Administrative Services to prepare a report during a meeting Wednesday, the Lawrence Journal-World . The members of the Legislative Coordinating Council said they want to know when security officials can lock people out of the Statehouse and who has the authority to make such a decision.
Issues arose June 18 when officers locked the public entrance doors to the Visitors Center, preventing protesters with...