Kansas was included in a new analysis from the Tax Foundation identifying 36 states that have major changes to their tax codes taking effect this year.
Kansas would lack adequate revenues to manage a moderate economic downturn without raising taxes or cutting services, according to a new analysis from Moody’s Analytics.
U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises 2020 U.S. house candidate for Kansas, Adrienne Foster (district 3) , for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress.
Bill Self, head basketball coach at the University of Kansas, earned $4.1 million in 2018, making Self the highest-paid public employee in Kansas last year, according to a ranking by the website GOBankingRates.
Legislative appropriations for Kansas arts agencies are projected to reach $500,000 for fiscal year 2020, which equates to 17 cents per capita in the state, according to a report from the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA).
More than 100 counties in the state are now under a Second Amendment sanctuary law or ordinance, according to updates from the website Gunrightswatch.com and media reports.
Borrowers in Kansas who sought forgiveness of their student loans in the second quarter of 2019 numbered 1,478, according to a new state-by-state analysis by the U.S. Department of Education.
Federal agency research dollars going to Kansas totaled $225 million in fiscal year 2018, according to a new analysis by the Research!America alliance.
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting allocated $3,286,297 in fiscal-year 2018 to support public television and radio in Kansas, the 32nd highest amount among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, CPB reported.
Kansas two-year colleges charged students $3,130 in tuition and fees during the 2018-19 academic year, the sixth lowest cost among 49 states examined, the College Board said in a new report.
Each of the four U.S. House of Representatives members representing Kansas draws an annual salary of $174,000, according to the Congressional Research Service.
Kansas four-year public university tuition and fees went from $5,746 in 2004-05 to $9,196 in 2019-20, the 21st largest increase among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, the College Board said in a new report.
State lawmakers in Kansas now draw a base salary of $88.66 per day, in addition to travel outlays of 58 cents per mile, according to a recent study by the National Conference of State Legislatures.
Kansas two-year college tuition and fees at public institutions went from $2,394 in 2004-05 to $3,194 in 2019-20, the 35th largest increase among 49 states studied, the College Board said in a new report.