Top lawmakers to consider revoking Kansas stay-at-home order
March 29, 2020
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Leaders of the Republican-controlled Kansas Legislature were considering whether to revoke Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly's statewide stay-at-home order that was set to take effect Monday as she tries to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
The Legislature's top seven leaders, five of them Republicans, planned to convene by teleconference Sunday afternoon to review Kelly's order. They set the meeting a day after the governor issued her order for the state's 2.9 million residents.
State health officials said Sunday that Kansas has 319 cases in 35 of the state's 105 countie...