DALLAS — Kansas lawmakers will return to Topeka on April 28 to deal with a growing budget shortfall that has worsened since the Legislature recessed in early April to await the latest revenue estimate.

The 15-month revenue forecast adopted on Friday by the Consensus Estimating Group raised the budget gap in fiscal 2011 to $510 million from earlier projections of $450 million.

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