Unfinished business: The 2021 legislative session and the work ahead
Kansas Action for Children
June 1, 2021
We knew the 2021 legislative session was going to be challenging.
Last year’s session had been cut short by COVID-19. A new crop of lawmakers was arriving in Topeka following the fall elections. Politics at both the national and state levels had somehow grown even more polarized. Making good policy for children and families seemed far from lawmakers’ minds.