Legislative Alerts

AFP Kansas Activist Update

January 30, 2015

The 2015 Legislative session got off to a slow start, but since the Governor has presented his budget the pace has picked up.  Here are a few things we have been working on so far: Kansas Budget We were disappointed to see the Governor propose a budget plan that included new taxes on tobacco and […]

Brace yourselves, here it comes.

October 20, 2014J

The latest in the ObamaCare insurance debate is a look at potential rate increases that many Americans will face next year. In a new report out this month, it looks like the average rates in Kansas are going to go way up. As the country enters its second year of ObamaCare, states are now finalizing […]

Kill the Death Tax

September 03, 2014J

The death tax, also known as the estate tax, is a tax on a person’s assets at death. Family-owned farms and businesses are most vulnerable to the death tax. When one generation wishes to pass family business assets down to the next generation, the death tax can threaten the continued viability of the business’ operations. […]

Kansas Gas Tax is Out of Control

July 10, 2014J,

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 […]