Kelly signs budget, vetoes 24 line items including border troops


Gov. Laura Kelly on Wednesday signed a $25.1 billion budget for fiscal 2025, but vetoed two dozen provisions, including money for sending the National Guard to the southern border, a pregnancy awareness program and language allowing universities to create special districts for a lucrative tax incentive.

The governor vetoed $15.72 million for the adjutant general's budget with a proviso directing Kelly to send the guard . . .


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