Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Saturday, 02 August 2014
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports
Brownback Says Kansas Higher Education May See Targeted Funds
11/16/2012

Gov. Sam Brownback says the Kansas higher education system might get additional funds next year for specific initiatives, but he's advising officials not to push for general budget increases.

Brownback told the state Board of Regents in brief remarks Thursday that he doubts legislators will approve increases in base operating funds for public universities, community colleges and technical colleges.

Brownback did not drop any hints about the budget he'll present to lawmakers for the fiscal year that begins July 1. He said he hasn't started putting together his recommendations.

But the state must close a $328 million gap between expected revenues and current spending commitments for the new fiscal year after this year's massive cuts in income taxes.
 


© Associated Press
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Head On Crash Claims The Life of a Liberal Woman
Liberal Police Look For Suspect
Dr. Valdez To Relocate To Wichita Area
Winners Split Jackpot at Summer Bingo Party
USDA Selects Abengoa in Hugoton to Accept Biomass Deliveries in Kansas
New Hours At Adventure Bay Family Waterpark
Concerns Continue Over DCCC Merger
Citizenship Classes To Begin
Man Arrested In Kidnapping Scheme
Roadwork In Ulysses To Detour Traffic
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Man Arrested In Kidnapping Scheme
Advance Voting Continues In Seward County
Seven Teams from Seven States in Liberal for Babe Ruth Ball
Kansas Revenues Up In July
Liberal Police Look For Suspect
USDA Selects Abengoa in Hugoton to Accept Biomass Deliveries in Kansas
An Angry Red Update with LHS Athletic Director  
Oklahoma Voter Registration Deadline Approaches
New Hours At Adventure Bay Family Waterpark
Concerns Continue Over DCCC Merger
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2014 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group