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New Kansas governor brings sharp shift on LGBTQ foster kids : New Kansas governor brings sharp shift on LGBTQ foster kids

Aug 05, 2019 - The Canadian Press

TOPEKA, Kan. - Kansas' child welfare agency has drafted guidelines urging foster parents to allow LGBTQ kids in their care to "express themselves as they see themselves," riling conservatives a little more than a year after the state granted legal protections to faith-based adoption agencies that do not place children in LGBTQ homes.

The Department for Children and Families issued draft "guidance" for "prudent parenting" in mid-July, six months after Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly took office...