Kansas' Longest Session Ends in $252 Million Tax Increase

Williamson, Richard
May 2002
Bond Buyer;5/22/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31389, p4
Trade Publication
Reports the approval of the tax increase bill in Kansas. Impact of budget deficit on tax increase; Views of budget director Duane Goossen on revenue status; Percentage increase of sales tax.


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