Legislative changes and revenue projections

NEIGHBORS: Thank you to everyone who voted November 8. Larry and I appreciate the opportunity to serve you for the next four years! REVENUE PROJECTIONS The Consensus Revenue Estimating group revised the state’s revenue projections for the next 18 months. We have missed projections since the 2017 fiscal year started July 1, and now the group says the state will…

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Budget update from Ann Mah

Dear Neighbors: Lots going with the state budget right now. I want you to have the latest information as sometimes it’s hard to put all of it together from news reports. What is going on is important, so please read and share! REVENUES DOWN – THE IMPACT September state revenues came in $44.6 million below estimates. That puts us $69.5…

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Disability rights for children

NEIGHBORS: Hard to believe that school is starting again. Be on the lookout for little ones waiting for buses. Also, be on the lookout for candidates knocking on your doors. Be nice. They are working hard to meet you! JUDICIAL SELECTION Judicial selection will be a hot topic for the November elections as five Kansas Supreme Court justices are up…

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Credit downgrade, children at risk, voting records

NEIGHBORS: The primary election is just days away. ¬†You can vote tomorrow at your county election office. There are a number of races, both local and state, that will be decided in the primary, so PLEASE VOTE! Larry and I are out at many parades and events in our area. ¬†Really proud of what our young people are producing, as…

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