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

Get Adobe Flash player

Tuesday, 23 September 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 National Headlines
Gov. Parkinson Reflects On Budget
11/16/2010

Kansas Governor Mark Parkinson says the state will have solid finances and sound energy policy when he leaves office in January.

Parkinson says he hopes his administration is remembered for getting Kansas through difficult times.

Republican Gov.-elect Sam Brownback has said Kansas faces more

budget troubles. But Parkinson contends the budget picture isn't as

gloomy as the GOP says because of this year's increase in the state

sales tax.

He also says he's proud of a deal he struck last year allowing a

new coal-fired power plant in southwest Kansas in exchange for

"green" legislation.

Parkinson became governor when Kathleen Sebelius stepped down

last year to become U.S. secretary of health and human services. He

did not run this year for a full term.

© Copyright KSCB News
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
Meade County Crash Injures Fowler Man
LPD Report Injury Accident
Hooker OK Native To Be Honored With Memorial In Italy
Oklahoma Releases A-F Report Cards For Schools
KU Students To Offer Free Flu Shots In Southwest Kansas Saturday
Meade State Park Home To Car Show
Friday's Scores
UPDATE: Taylor's Name To Be Removed/Officials Wait For Ruling In Senate Race
Sublette Man To Build Distillery On Historic Grounds In Dodge City
Feds Allow Kansas To Withold Test Results
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Seward's Anderson Wins KJCCC Defensive Award
Police Investigat Homicide In Dodge City
KDOT Announces Projects In Southwest Kansas
Sublette Man To Build Distillery On Historic Grounds In Dodge City
Arenivas and Apsley Take First in Scott City
Saurombe Repeats at Metro State Singles Champ
West Avid Students Make Presentation to 480 Board
Schmidt Asks Court To Dismiss School-Bill Lawsuit
Book Sale At Liberal Memorial Library
Lunch At The Library This Wednesday
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