July 24, 2024

Keeping Media and Government Accountable.

Tag: state budget

Public invited to candidate forums on education, taxes, spending, regulation

The Kansas Policy Institute is sponsoring two events this week of interest to candidates and taxpayers, focusing on important public…

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Study says privatizing Kansas Turnpike could generate $1 billion

With the state facing an approximately $1.5 billion budget deficit next year, legislators are looking at unpalatable options to fill…

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Kansas tax revenue likely much worse than estimated

The Consensus Revenue Estimate (CRE) released Monday predicts a very modest two-year decline of just $88 million for the State…

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Kansas faces huge state budget deficits due to COVID-19

Late last week, Kansas Policy Institute released a report showing the state of Kansas is facing potential state budget deficits between…

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State budget boosts SGF spending $1 billion over 2 years

The Kansas legislature approved revisions to the state budget for this year and next year last night and then quickly…

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Taxing Rich Doesn’t Work, Connecticut Learns

Kansas legislators may want to heed Connecticut’s warning. Lawmakers in the Nutmeg State face a $2.2 billion deficit next year,…

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