Some lawmakers say they don’t want to pass a big tax bill, or let the 2012 tax cuts continue.
Official: Kansas’ bond ratings would likely be downgraded if the Legislature does not balance the state’s budget with tax increases.
The Kansas House has allowed a Republican member to switch his vote on a bill increasing sales and cigarette taxes.
Governor Sam Brownback Thursday told Kansas lawmakers he’s ready to end the overtime legislative session by using his line-item-veto power.
Lawmakers are no closer to a budget deal, and that has many people asking what’s going on?
A third candidate plans to run in the Republican primary for the 1st District congressional race.
The Kansas House has passed a “trailer” to a Senate tax bill that raises taxes.
Lawmakers are still struggling to come up with a tax plan that will plug a $406 million hole in the state budget.
Kansas House members could balance the next state budget by approving a plan to boost sales and cigarette taxes.
The Kansas Senate Sunday night passed a package of tax increases that will close the $406 million gap in the state budget.
Lawmakers worked on the state’s welfare system, but disagreement over taxes is holding up balancing the budget.
Kansas legislators have drafted a new plan for raising taxes to close a budget shortfall.
Kansas legislators face writing a new plan for raising taxes to erase a projected budget shortfall.
The bill would let families who receive receive financial support from the state withdraw more than $25 per day.
Gov. Sam Brownback has signed a bill that blocks furloughs for Kansas state government workers.