Archive for Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Also from January 23

Births
Blog entries
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU women vs. Texas Free State wrestling vs. Lawrence High
Polls
Should the current way of appointing Court of Appeals and Supreme Court judges in Kansas be changed?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
75%
Yes
 
18%
Not sure
 
5%
Total 472
Is solar energy a viable long-term alternative energy source?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
73%
No
 
19%
Not sure
 
7%
Total 736

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Editorial: Tax balance
Canceling the state sales tax decline and eliminating the mortgage interest deduction on income taxes will help the state treasury but hurt many low- and middle-income Kansans.
January 23, 2013
As Gov. Sam Brownback pushes toward his goal of eliminating state income taxes in Kansas, he is recommending a couple of tax measures that will offset the loss of state revenue from lower income tax rates but may be a hard blow for low- and middle-income people in the state.