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“Everyone has to be taught a lesson,” Alsana had said, lighting the match with heavy heart some hours earlier. “Either everything is sacred or nothing is. 256 more words

Kansas lawmakers to focus on resolving budget, tax issues

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators are shifting their focus to building the next state budget now that their annual session has cleared its midpoint. 106 more words


New report on Kansas taxes to figure into debate on budget

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators hope the state is collecting as much in taxes this month as expected or a little more, though they acknowledge a month of stable revenues won’t make closing a projected budget shortfall much easier. 341 more words


"Social Safety Net In Hands Of The States?": The GOP's State Budget Disaster Is The Best Case For Big Government

The Republican Party is cutting a swath of destruction through state budgets.

In Kansas, Gov. Sam Brownback’s experiment in income and business tax cuts has blown a $344 million… 834 more words


Effects of business tax break more widespread than estimated

TOPEKA, Kansas (AP) – A tax exemption championed by Republican Gov. Sam Brownback helped about 90,000 more business owners than previously anticipated, as well as about 53,000 farmers. 101 more words


Severe weather awareness week is March 2-6

Now is the time to prepare. That’s the message the Kansas Division of Emergency Management wants Kansans to heed as spring approaches, bringing with it severe weather season. 375 more words

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"Lying To Your Face": Republicans Don't Care About The Deficit. Just Look At Scott Walker

Wisconsin’s Republican Gov. Scott Walker is almost certain to run for president. He’s got two blue state election victories under his belt, ravening anti-union bona fides, and a record that would make him the most conservative presidential candidate in… 541 more words