Temperatures will hover in the middle to upper 20s for the evening commute. Expect clouds to continue to push in for the evening. The areas that pose the biggest travel delays will be the K-7 and 24/40 interchange as it is closed for construction.
Temperatures will stay bitter for much of the morning, but we'll reach the lower 30s by mid-afternoon. Clouds and cold air will rush in overnight and drop us down to single-digit temperatures tomorrow morning.
Although we bring different ideas, strengths, experiences and biases to the process, you have elected us to represent your best interests. Your best interests can only be served through sound public policies.
Over the past 12 months, we've seen major fluctuations in energy costs. Developing a statewide comprehensive energy plan is imperative to Kansas' ability to progress and to continue to provide energy that is accessible, affordable and reliable.
A well-maintained and well-planned transportation system is vital to the state's health. Not only is it imperative to be able to move people safely and efficiently, but a good transportation system serves as a catalyst for economic growth and development.
Science and technology are two of the most powerful and enduring contributors to economic vitality and quality of life. Kansas has a great technological heritage. Innovations will help lead to our economic recovery.
We must acknowledge the impact of the faltering economy. We are well aware of the budget pressures we face, and we are equally aware of the current recession in the United States. But legislative Republicans do not believe it is prudent to consider tax increases at this time.
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