DALLAS — Kansas lawmakers approved a $13.6 billion balanced budget for fiscal 2011 on Tuesday, and sent a bill authorizing a 10-year, $8.2 billion transportation program to Gov. Mark Parkinson.

The program will be financed in part with up to $1.7 billion of bonds that will be issued by the Kansas Department of Transportation.

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