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Dreamstime
January 20, 2018 - 8:46 pm
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Dreamstime
July 07, 2017 - 10:18 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A major financial rating agency says a structural imbalance in Kansas' budget is "likely to persist" even after the state increased income taxes. S&P Global Ratings said in a report this week that while the state boosted its revenues, it also increased spending for the next...
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Dreamstime
June 30, 2017 - 10:10 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Top Republicans in the Kansas Legislature have publicly dressed down Gov. Sam Brownback and a top aide over the administration's criticism of budget and tax measures. GOP leaders expressed their frustration during a Friday meeting on budget issues. Senate President Susan Wagle...
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Dreamstime
June 11, 2017 - 12:26 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators are considering a plan to give pay raises of up to 5 percent to state workers who haven't had any in recent years. Both the Senate and the House hoped to vote Saturday on a single bill containing proposed state budgets for the fiscal year beginning July 1 and...
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Dreamstime
June 07, 2017 - 11:26 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - A new tax increase is set to begin on July 1. And business professionals are looking at what it will mean for the people of Kansas. The bill is forecast to bring in $1.2 billion over the next two years KSN News reports that personal tax rates are on the way up as well as the...
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USA Today
June 07, 2017 - 1:28 pm
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — University of Kansas Athletics expects its budget to increase about 3.5 percent to $93.3 million for fiscal year 2018. The Kansas Athletics Inc. board approved the proposed budget on Tuesday. Kansas Athletics CFO Pat Kaufman told the board the increase could be mostly...
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Dreamstime
May 31, 2017 - 2:03 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (KNSS) - The Kansas Senate has approved a bill that would phase in an increase in spending on public schools of roughly $230 million over two years. The vote Wednesday was 23-16. The measure goes next to the House of Representatives, but the House has its own plan to phase in a $285...
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Dreamstime
May 24, 2017 - 11:04 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas House of Representatives is planning to debate a proposal to increase the state's spending on public schools before it considers a plan for raising taxes to pay for it and fill holes in other parts of the budget. The House was debating a proposal Wednesday afternoon...
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Dreamstime
May 16, 2017 - 5:24 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators are delaying discussions about public school funding and raising taxes to fix the state budget. House and Senate negotiators who had planned to convene Tuesday to discuss proposals for increasing income taxes never scheduled a meeting. Lead House negotiator...
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Dreamstime
May 12, 2017 - 2:39 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Legislature continues debate on the state's budget problems and education funding. State legislators have advanced a proposal that would help the state a little with its budget problems by closing sales tax exemptions while promising a future reduction in the tax on...
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