Wednesday, June 07, 2017
CELEBRATE HIGHER TAXES FOR KANSAS AFTER GOV. BROWNBACK VETO OVERRIDE!!!
Today progressives throughout the nation will rejoice amid a Pyrrhic victory that has more to do with empty promises and and an exceptionally unpopular Governor rather than a close vote to avoid furloughs and clandestinely give cash to private schools.
The devil is in the deets but the main point that most will overlook is that the state remains on the same path toward financial hardship and a fading middle-class despite political slap fighting from the JoCo chattering class . . .
CJ Online: Senate, House narrowly override Gov. Sam Brownback’s veto of $1.2 billion tax bill
KCUR: Brownback Tax Cut Era Ends With Kansas Legislature’s Veto Override
KSHB: What the Kansas tax hike means for taxpayers
Fox4KC: Overriding Gov. Brownback’s veto, Kansas lawmakers pass school aid increase, income tax hike
Barb Shelly: With this vote, Brownback's only budget/economic legacy is failure.
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