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On the street
Should the Kansas Legislature raise taxes to add another $1 billion to public education, as ordered by a district judge?

Poll results

Response Percent
No. My taxes are too high already.
Yes. Shawnee County State District Judge Terry Bullock declared Kansas’ method of funding public schools is in violation of the state and federal constitutions.
Yes, the Legislature itself has accepted an outside independent study that says that amount is needed to adequately fund schools in the state.
No. Lawmakers should challenge Bullock’s ruling and let the state’s Supreme Court decide.
Total 563

All stories

January 12, 2004
Francis M. Winterburg
January 12, 2004
No tears this time for Vermeil
January 12, 2004
Dick Vermeil cries when he’s happy. He didn’t cry Sunday.
Pet post
January 12, 2004
Sophia P. Witcofski
January 12, 2004
Harold Belzer
January 12, 2004
Mildred Leona Ames
January 12, 2004
On the record
January 12, 2004
On the money
January 12, 2004
A nest egg can take on many forms when it comes to retirement.
Oscar Irvin Beck
January 12, 2004
Political rant
January 12, 2004
Patriot Act view
January 12, 2004
Athletes, grades
January 12, 2004
George A. Blevins
January 12, 2004
City to consider measures to improve traffic flow
Agenda highlights ¢ 6:35 p.m. Tuesday ¢ City Hall, Sixth and Massachusetts streets ¢ Sunflower Broadband Channel 25 ¢ Meeting documents online at
January 12, 2004
The Lawrence City Commission will look at methods of improving traffic within the city.