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House passes budget, adjourns 2016 session

Monday, May 2nd, 2016 @ 1:59PM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 2, 2016 House passes budget, adjourns 2016 session TOPEKA–The House adjourned the 2016 session Monday after passing a final budget, completing the shortest session in 42 years. “This session has witnessed important progress in making government more transparent and accessible to everyday Kansans,” said House Speaker…

Friday, November 6th, 2015

Updated revenue numbers to provide more budget predictability

TOPEKA–Newly revised consensus revenue estimates position the legislature to operate with more realistic budget numbers for the 2016 session, House...

Tuesday, October 13th, 2015

Representatives respond to Westar production consolidation

TOPEKA—House Speaker Ray Merrick (R-Stilwell) and House Energy & Environment Chair Rep. Dennis Hedke (R-Wichita) issued the following statements after...