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Latest News and Announcements

  • Governor announces Administration Secretary Jim Clark to retire

    May 05, 2015
    Governor Sam Brownback announced Tuesday that Jim Clark will step down as Secretary of Administration effective the end of June 2015. “I am grateful for the strong leadership Jim has provided since becoming part of this team,” said Governor Brownback. “He brought about many improvements that have allowed us to operate in a more efficient and businesslike manner.”
  • 1 plan, 5 meetings, numerous questions highlight 5-year plan discussion

    Apr 17, 2015
    Staff of the Department of Administration gathered April 16 and 17 for a series of five meetings to hear information about the agency’s five-year plan.
  • Department of Administration announces internal reorganization

    Apr 01, 2015
    Kansas Department of Administration Secretary Jim Clark has announced the reorganization of staff and functions within the agency aimed at improving efficiencies and make better use of the skills within the department.
  • Kansas receives “B” ranking for improved government transparency

    Mar 20, 2015
    TOPEKA: A national organization focused on government transparency has given high marks to the State of Kansas for its efforts to make significant upgrades to its KanView online financial data portal. The U.S. Public Interest Research Group Education Fund gave Kansas a “B” ranking in its latest report, “Following the Money 2015: How the 50 States Rate in Providing Online Access to Government Spending Data.” This is the sixth such report by the organization.
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