Gov. Mark Parkinson repeated his calls to use new taxes, not budget cuts, to solve Kansas’ financial problems as lawmakers recessed last week for a month without passing a budget for fiscal 2011.

Parkinson said further budget cuts would cripple the state’s economy, and urged lawmakers to listen to their constituents before returning to Topeka for a budget session that begins April 28.

Subscribe Now

Independent and authoritative analysis and perspective for the bond buying industry.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.