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"There is certainly a discussion to be had about fairness in taxation, but anyone proposing to increase or charge a tax based on fairness should be supportive of taxing government retirees the same as private sector retirees." http://www.kansaspolicy.org/KPIBlog/126459.aspx


If fairness is really the issue, tax government pensions
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Some of the push to raise tax revenue in Kansas is being couched in terms of fairness, as in, ‘why should one group be exempt from income tax but others must pay tax.’ The focus of those discussions are the businesses organized as Limited Liability C
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A few photos from KPI's 2015 annual dinner in Overland Park w/ Rep. Mike Pompeo


Pompeo Dinner - OP 2015
A few photos from KPI's 2015 annual dinner in Overland Park w/ Rep. Mike Pompeo
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Michael Moore-style "mockumentary" is political statement masquerading as documentary. High school producer to be applauded for effort, but needs to be honest about perspective. http://kansaspolicyinstitute.podbean.com/e/video-documentary-on-kansas-budget-short-on-facts/


Video Documentary on Kansas Budget Short on Facts
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Dave Trabert, president of Kansas Policy Institute, discusses Kansas state budget facts that were left out of a
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Wichita Water Conference
7/17/2014 7:30 AM to 12:00 PM
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State experts, the City of Wichita, and local leaders will gather to explore scope of Wichita's water needs and possible solutions.
A light breakfast will be served and the session will conclude by 12:15 p.m.

Speaker Line-up and Agenda:

7:30 a.m. - Registration and breakfast

8:00 a.m. - Scope of water usage/needs in Sedgwick County: Tracy Streeter, Director of the Kansas Water Office

9:00 a.m. - City of Wichita Proposal: Alan King, Director of Public Works, accompanied by Councilman Pete Meitzner

10:00 a.m. - Are Water Markets Applicable in Kansas?: Dr. Art Hall, Executive Director of the Center for Applied Economics at KU.

11:00 a.m. - Wichita Chamber of Commerce Water Task Force Findings: Karma Mason, President of iSi Environmental