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Sedgwick County looking to collect $23 million of unpaid ambulance fees

WICHITA, Kansas – – Sedgwick County is facing a $10.3 million budget shortfall in the coming year.

That budget crunch won’t be softened as the county also is dealing with $23 million of uncollected ambulance fees. 443 more words


Odyssey Charter School Applies For Performance Fund $$$ They Don't Even Qualify For!!!!

Last, but not least (well, it is in terms of the odds of them getting a penny from the Charter School Performance Fund), is Odyssey Charter School.  167 more words

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Programs for KS mentally ill on chopping block in budget deadlock

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Gov. Sam Brownback’s budget director says state hospitals for the mentally ill and developmentally disabled and the agency that runs them could lose a total of nearly $46 million if lawmakers don’t increase taxes. 111 more words


After making progress, lawmakers to discuss more tax issues

TOPEKA (KSNT) — Kansas legislators will be in their 105th day figuring out a way to solve their revenue problems.

On Wednesday, the House approved a budget for the next two years, but there’s still no way to pay for it. 189 more words


Kansas Senate amends tax bill to cut sales tax rate on food

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – The Kansas Senate has approved a proposal to decrease the state’s sales tax on food to 5.7 percent from 6.15 percent. 107 more words


GOP senators propose taking break amid tax deadlock

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Some GOP state senators say they would consider taking an unpaid break after failing to agree on tax proposals after days of debates. 122 more words


Key tax proposal stalled in House, Senate negotiations

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – A proposal to levy a state fee on health care providers that is key to several tax plans remains deadlocked between negotiators. 125 more words