Legislators prepare for upcoming session
12 Jan 2019 at 5:52pm

Kansas Legislators are preparing for the new legislative session, which will commence on Monday morning. Local legislators shared their thoughts on the coming sessions. Representative Mark Schreiber will serve as Vice Chair of the Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications Committee. He is also on the Education and Agriculture committees. This i...

Legislative preview: Mark Schreiber, Kansas House 60th District
10 Jan 2019 at 5:43pm

How will lawmakers deal with a new governor with the legislative session set to begin Monday? 60th District Representative Mark Schreiber offered his perspectives during KVOE's Morning Show legislative preview Wednesday. He sees "everybody staking out their territory" in the early stages, but he sees some common ground possibly developing as t...

Rep. Schreiber speaks at legislative brunch
3 Dec 2018 at 5:36pm

Kansas Rep. Mark Schreiber spoke about the upcoming Kansas legislative session Saturday at the Emporia Area League of Women Voters’ brunch at the Emporia Country Club. Schreiber assured constituents that he has worked with divided legislative chambers in the past and is confident the House and Senate will be productive. “No group has a majorit...

Local lawmakers weigh in on 2018 Legislative session
6 May 2018 at 4:54pm

Lawmakers adjourned the 2018 Kansas Legisaltive session on Friday having tackled many of the issues they set out to do this year. Among the top priorities was passing an education funding bill that would satisfy the Supreme Court, putting together a fiscally responsible state budget and attempting to pass tax reform. As for whether the bill we...

Lawmakers glad April revenues go above expectations
2 May 2018 at 4:52pm

State lawmakers are pleased -- and relieved -- that April's revenue numbers came in as strong as they did. 60th District Representative Mark Schreiber of Emporia is also pleased. He says this gives lawmakers some budget flexibility they haven't had in several years. (listen to Mark's comments...)