28 June, 2017 The Kansas Legislature adjourned the first year of the 87th session June 26th. The 114-day session ties the record set in 2015 for the longest session ever in Kansas. Yet there is quite a contrast in what was accomplished between this year’s session and 2015. In 2015,…Read More
We are Democrats in Lawrence, Eudora, Baldwin City, Lecompton, Clinton, Stull and all rural areas in Douglas County, KS. We are dedicated to the advancement of public education, social security, adequate health care, a clean environment, collective bargaining, smart growth patterns, and civil and human rights for all of our citizens. This is our profile and our message.
Together we live, and only together can we solve the problems of today and fulfill the dreams of tomorrow.
May 18, 2017 Tax bill update The House and Senate tax conference committee met several times this week. Near the end of the week the House offered to simply repeal the Brownback tax cuts from 2012 and go back to the 2012 tax rates. The House members wanted to have…Read More