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Lana Gordon

Welcome to the Kansas Department of Labor site. KDOL serves Kansas workers and businesses by providing fair and efficient administration of state labor laws.

Lana Gordon,
Secretary

News and Alerts

July Labor Report
The July seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 4.9 percent, down from 5.6 percent in July 2013. Kansas gained 13,500 seasonally adjusted private sector jobs, or 1.2 percent since last year, and 13,800 nonfarm jobs, a 1 percent increase. Read more here.

Marchant Appointed Work Comp Administrative Law Judge
KDOL Secretary Lana Gordon appointed Wichita attorney Ali N. Marchant to a four-year term as a Workers Compensation Administrative Law Judge in Wichita, starting July 28. Read more here.

KDOL assisted federal authorities with the investigation and prosecution of a Chicago woman who has been sentenced to six years in federal prison for operating a federal income tax fraud scheme as well as one of the largest fictitious employer unemployment fraud schemes ever prosecuted nationwide. Read more here.

Questions about an overpayment debt being sent for offset? Read the Treasury Offset Program (TOP) FAQs or call the Asset Recovery unit at (785) 296-3609.