health care

Bishops Submit Testimony Supporting Medicaid Expansion, Also Express Strong Reservations

The four Kansas bishops submitted testimony to the Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee on behalf of Medicaid Expansion. Click here to read the bishops’ testimony. Read More >>

Bishops Reflect on Election Year Responsibilities

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Reflexiones sobre la elección 2016 por los Obispos de Kansas

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Bishops Endorse Medicaid Expansion, With Strong Reservations

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Bipartisan Leaders Offer Assistance on KanCare Transition

February 21, 2013 | , | Posted in News/Updates

Lieutenant Governor Jeff Colyer and House Democratic Leader Paul Davis have authored a joint column addressing the transition of the state’s Medicaid program.  In it, they provide phone numbers KanCare consumers can call for assistance. Read More >>

Honoring Crisis Pregnancy Centers – SCR 1606

SCR 1606 is a resolution honoring the tremendous, life-affirming work done by crisis pregnancy centers in Kansas. Kansas Catholic Conference testimony SCR 1606 resolution text 03/26/2013 Approved by House of Representatives 122-0 03/19/2013 Approved by House Health & Human Services Committee 03/07/2013 Hearing in House Health & Human Services Committee 01/22/2013 Introduced and Approved by […] Read More >>

Huge Crowd Rallies in Topeka for Religious Freedom

WATCH THE RALLY HERE VIEW PICTURES FROM THE RALLY — CLICK AND SCROLL DOWN Kansas’ four Catholic bishops hosted a historic statewide rally for religious freedom at the State Capitol Building in Topeka today. A record crowd of thousands endured intense heat that surpassed triple digits and listened to remarks from keynote speaker Cathy Ruse, […] Read More >>