DALLAS - Kansas lawmakers on Tuesday approved a $13 billion state budget for fiscal 2010 that relies on spending cuts, fund adjustments, and $585 million in federal stimulus funds to eliminate an expected $680 million revenue shortfall next year.

The budget bill is now before Gov. Kathleen Sebelius, who is in Washington this week for confirmation hearings on her nomination to become secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services.

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