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
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 17, 2017 Sunday, May 14th, was the 90th day of the 2017 legislative session and the 14th day we were back after our April break. There were hopes in January that the legislature could complete its work in 90 days, even knowing that increasing revenue to balance our budget…Read More