May 24, 2024

Keeping Media and Government Accountable.

Tag: Governor Kelly

Survey: Bipartisan majorities in JOCO want education savings accounts

In our current political climate, it seems nearly impossible to get Democrats and Republicans to agree on what day it…

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Kansas taxpayers snookered again; Oklahoma lands bigger Panasonic battery plant with smaller price tag

The Kelly/Toland administration told Kansas legislators they had to approve nearly $1 billion in subsidies to ‘win’ the competition with…

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Kansas #8 on list of least tax-friendly states for middle-class families

High income and sales taxes in Kansas, the result of Governor Kelly’s vetoes of two tax relief packages this year…

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Property tax relief this year for low-income seniors, disabled vets

Action taken last year by the Legislature and governor will result in several types of property tax relief, including a…

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Open Enrollment, other education reforms signed into law by governor

Beginning in 2024, open enrollment will permit any Kansas student to transfer schools, based on the receiving school’s capacity, following…

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KSHSAA competitive balance effort for schools, not biological girls

The Kansas State High School Activities Association (KSHSAA) allows transgender biological males to compete against biological girls, but it draws…

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Kansas Chamber releases plan to restart economy

As Kansas Governor Laura Kelly announced she was extending the state-wide stay-at-home order until May 3, the Kansas Chamber of…

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3-legged stool scheme sets up a $1 billion income tax hike

Governor Kelly and her tax council say a balanced 3-legged stool theory, with equal amounts of income, sales, and property tax…

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KS media ignores magnitude of state income tax increase

The magnitude of the state income tax increase caused by Governor Kelly’s veto of legislation to offset the effect of…

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KSNW-TV reporting on highway funding is wrong

KSNW-TV in Wichita says Gov. Laura Kelly’s budget will cease highway funding transfers from the Kansas Department of Transportation. A…

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