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From Susan's Desk

The 2017 legislative session is coming to an end. I believe there are a few things for us to remember: *Money doesn’t grow on trees. It comes from hard-working, risk- taking business owners, and their employees. *When we take ever more of it, we leave Kansans with less of it. Less to invest, less to […]

It is 12:30 a.m. and we’ve just left the floor of the Kansas House after defeating (thankfully) a huge tax increase of $1.2 billion over the next two years. It passed in the Senate 26-14, and nearly passed in the House. When it became clear it was nowhere near veto-proof, our bigger-spending colleagues began to […]