Sen. Francisco Newsletter

April 11, 2017 The Senate adjourned the regular session mid-day April 7th. In the past two weeks, the Senate voted on 48 bills, adopted 9 conference committee reports, and passed 7 motions to concur on changes made to Senate bills by the House. Both the House and Senate agreed on…

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Ann Mah March 10

Just three weeks to go before the “regular” session ends. There is a break for most of April while new revenue numbers come in, then a wrap-up session in May. Lots of work to do and not much happened this week. School funding With the Gannon school funding order coming out…

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Rep. Ballard March 10

MARCH: A REPORT FROM BARBARA BALLARD: Tax Bill Passes House and Senate A comprehensive bill that was put forth by the House Tax Committee in February would largely reverse Governor Sam Brownback’s “march to zero” tax experiment, which has put Kansas in a fiscal crisis. The legislation (Substitute House Bill…

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Sen. Francisco Week 5

Mondays at the Capitol can get off to a slow start – but today a lot has happened. 8:30-9:30 am – I met in the Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee to work on SB 60 and SB 61; the committee adopted my amendments on these bills to limit administrative…

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