Archive for Tuesday, January 15, 2008

Governor to unveil budget plan

January 15, 2008


— Gov. Kathleen Sebelius outlined her recommendations for the legislative session on Monday. Now come the details.

Sebelius' budget director Duane Goossen was scheduled to brief the media this morning on her proposed budget for the fiscal year that starts July 1.

In her State of the State address, Sebelius released some details, including increases in funding for early childhood education, all-day kindergarten and college scholarships.

But today she will lay out her entire spending recommendation for state government.

Here are some of the headlines and stories from Monday's start of the legislative session.

Aiming for the stars: Sebelius emphasizes energy, education

Sebelius delivers State of the State; Neufeld wants details

Sebelius wants focus on climate change

Sebelius: Innovate, educate

Sebelius presents agenda; funding details few

Sebelius lays out priorities

Area lawmakers reactions to state of state speech


Charles L Bloss Jr 8 years, 9 months ago

RE: All Day Kindergarten. I do not think the taxpayers of this state should pay for day care for everyone's children. I am a taxpayer. Thank you, Lynn

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