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Budget & Spending Issues

Kansas Gas Tax is Out of Control

July 10, 2014 J,

New information released today from the American Petroleum Institute shows how much gasoline is taxed in each state. Unfortunately for Kansas, our state gas tax burden is much too high. Kansans are currently taxed 24.03 cents per gallon. When you add in federal excise taxes, each Kansan driver is paying 42.43 cents per gallon. This [...]

Tell them to stop overspending now!

May 29, 2013 J,

As the Kansas Legislature continues to work on the budget during the wrap-up of the 2013 Legislative Session, we encourage you to take a moment to ask your legislator to stop the spending increases in our state. Over spending has plagued the state of Kansas for decades, and now the debt has begun to stack [...]

State Budget: We Can Do Better

March 26, 2013 J,

As the Kansas Legislature continues to work on the budget over the next few days, we encourage you to take a moment to ask your legislator to stop the spending increases in our state. Kansas’ spending and debt have skyrocketed over the past 60 years. Our state government’s spending increased by 571% from 1960 to [...]