DALLAS — Kansas lawmakers will consider a bill next week authorizing up to $1.5 billion of taxable state pension bonds to bolster the sagging finances of the main state employee pension plan.

The measure was narrowly approved, 7-6, by the House pension and benefits committee March 21.

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