TOPEKA, Kan. - A state representative invited his girlfriend to the Kansas House Friday to help him honor a Wichita student.
It turns out, the honor was all his.
Phil Hermanson proposed to his girlfriend on the House floor, and she said yes. He chose the location so he could share the moment with friends and colleagues.
The couple met in elementary school and dated in college. They rekindled their romance in March of this year and are planning their wedding for next year.
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Recognizing that deeper problems may lurk behind the botched rollout of the health care website, President Barack Obama's top health official Wednesday called for an investigation into management and contracting decisions.