Democratic Kansas statehouse candidates on the issues: Medicaid expansion compromise

Gov. Laura Kelly (at right, beside podium) and Sen. Jim Denning (speaking at podium) announced they had reached a tentative deal on a plan for Medicaid Expansion earlier this year. Photo via Sen. Denning's Twitter account.

Last month, we asked our readers what issues they wanted to hear the candidates running for office address ahead of this summer’s primary elections. Based on the input we received, we developed a five-item questionnaire for Democratic candidates running for seats in the Kansas House.

We’ll be publishing the candidates’ responses to one item per day each day this week. Today we have the candidates’ responses to item three: