Gov. Laura Kelly on Friday vetoed a tax bill for the third time, saying she couldn't return the state to an era of budget turmoil experienced in the aftermath of tax cuts enacted during former Gov. Sam Brownback's administration.
“In order to provide sustainable funding for essential government services, we cannot return to the era of perennial, self-inflicted budget crises that undermine the very fabric and foundation of our state,” Kelly said in a two paragraph statement.
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