Kansas Guv Kelly Declares COVID Emergency

Here's a peek at pandemic politics shaping the next election and a double down on public health safety protocols . . . 

"Kansas hospital and public health leaders urged Gov. Laura Kelly to take action, citing the wave of health workers sidelined by COVID-19 and the influx of seriously ill patients."

Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .

Kansas governor signs a new COVID-19 disaster declaration after hospitals beg for help

Gov. Laura Kelly responded to mounting staff shortages at Kansas hospitals and nursing homes Thursday by issuing a new COVID-19 disaster emergency declaration and companion executive orders temporarily suspending laws and regulations on health care providers.